npm cant find file to rename delete

npm fails while trying to delete or rename a file during an npm install with a message of

This is related to npm not being able to find a file.

Things that might work...

But the best solution for me seems to be:

npm cache clean -f

To completely clear whatever

Full text of error:

npm ERR! code ENOENT
npm ERR! syscall rename
npm ERR! path C:\temp\scratch\vite\hello-vite-world\node_modules\function-bind
npm ERR! dest C:\temp\scratch\vite\hello-vite-world\node_modules\.function-bind.DELETE
npm ERR! errno -4058
npm ERR! enoent ENOENT: no such file or directory, rename 'C:\temp\scratch\vite\hello-vite-world\node_modules\function-bind' -> 'C:\temp\scratch\vite\hello-vite-world\node_modules\.function-bind.DELETE'
npm ERR! enoent This is related to npm not being able to find a file.
npm ERR! enoent

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