ExtraBits is an extension for the File Explorer application that comes with Windows. ExtraBits adds a number of time-saving commands to the context menu that appears when you right click on a selection of files or folders.
This page describes the commands delete empty folders command that lets you find and delete empty folders.
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This command provides complete peace of mind if you ever want to delete a folder that you think is empty.
The usual Windows command to delete a folder will always delete any files and sub-folders that a folder contains.
By using the Delete Empty Folders command, you can be sure you are not accidentally deleting a folder that does contain some files.
Whenever files are automatically deleted, it is often the case that empty folders get left behind.
Possible ways that this can happen include: