Great, glad it helped!
Btw, use DBCC commands such as those above to do file shrinks and other such db maintenance tasks, not the SSMS gui, which can be flaky for such things.
SQL DBA,SQL Server MVP(07, 08, 09) Prosecutor James Blackburn, in closing argument in the Fatal Vision murders trial:
If in the future, you should cry a tear, cry one for them [the murder victims]. If in the future, you should say a prayer, say one for them. And if in the future, you should light a candle, light one for them.