To expand on Teddy's correctomundo suggestion (though Izy might pipe up about the equivalent VBA functions) you will also need to make this a recursive procedure. Not really sure why you cannot delete a populated folder. Perhaps someone in the know can enlighten....
It has some bloodly good code for createing/delete folder/files
hope this help
See clear as mud
the aim is store once, not store multiple times
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