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I've bumped into this due to malware, trojans and antivirus suites. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (2) Collapse - What if ownership is denied to the administrator, aka Me. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (19) Collapse - What do you mean I can't access these folders? Thanks! http://gpscheduler.com/access-denied/cannot-access-my-videos.html

Chris K Scooter Software Reply With Quote 20-Oct-2010,07:40 AM #3 tnort001 View Profile View Forum Posts New User Join Date Oct 2010 Posts 1 Access Denied - Windows 7 Files I I'm the Windows administrator! I have had a similar problem with not being able to access or control certain files or folders in Windows 8.1, my computer. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 25, 2014 9:29 AM PDT In reply to: What is Seven Forums? https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/930128

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Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (9) Collapse - The problem is needing to take ownership by Knocky1 / May 23, 2014 9:21 AM PDT In reply to: So Far I This might work.I eventually had to do a clean install. I suspect it is to avoid accidents and protect the privacy of other users.

I've even used that method in Linux to clear file permissions rather than messing with "chown" command. As for "boot from a Linux disc/USB and use the file manager" - just what the eff does a Linux disc have to do with file permissions in Windows 7? I have yet to find a file it won't open. My Music Access Denied Windows 10 As a last ditch effort, I'd boot from a Linux disc/USB and use the file manager.

I tried "sharing" the directory with "everyone" but this didn't help. Access Denied To My Pictures Windows 10 The way I read this policy though is that it makes changes to the rights of the Roaming User Profile. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. see this Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support General Discussion » User Name Remember Me?

Then I go look at the ownership in the folder's rights. My Pictures Is Not Accessible Windows 10 Home Features Download Purchase Support Register Help Remember Me? Computer Configuration > Policies > Administrative Templates > System > User Profiles > "Add the administrators security group to the roaming user profile". General Discussion Can't access XP DocumentsI am trying to access the files I have in "D:\Documents and Settings\Schuyler"(XP) from Windows 7.

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It is behavior by design, and there's nothing to be done to change that behavior to my knowledge.Disabling the UAC prompts doesn't disable the default behavior of the Administrator account." Flag http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/id-2775425/access-denied-videos-pictures-music.html I'm the Windows administrator! My Pictures Access Denied Windows 7 Suggestions or insight?? My Documents Access Denied Windows 7 It sounds like the problem I am having, although makes no mention to 2008 R2.

Since then I have deleted both copies on XP and... http://gpscheduler.com/access-denied/cannot-access-shared-folder-on-network-access-denied.html Ideas? You could change your file system from NTFS to FAT32, which according to what I've read will give you full control, but then certain things won't work. I was able to save the changes. Windows 10 My Documents Access Denied

I see I covered unlocker but the antivirus and malware angles are going to haunt folk for a long time.Bob Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (1) Collapse - So Far I'm the Windo This is a Windows issue. The level drops back down when the task for which it was invoked has completed. http://gpscheduler.com/access-denied/cannot-access-my-documents-folder-vista.html the slider is at the bottom of its range) I still get 'Access Denied'.

BUT I had HOPED I could find that someone had written a utility that would just go through a take all the permissions away - or better yet a patch to My Documents Is Not Accessible Access Is Denied Windows 7 This may tell you what is on your computer. Enabling the administrator to have access to redirected folders Send PM 17th February 2012,02:29 AM #5 CommodoreS Join Date Feb 2009 Location Essex Posts 292 Thank Post 28 Thanked 19

worked - but I could not remember how to getback to that in that tree.

johne53 View Public Profile Find More Posts by johne53 11 Jun 2010 #4 Bare Foot Kid W 7 64-bit Ultimate 24,361 posts The Lowcountry Quote: Originally Posted by R. These protections are there to avoid more infections by malware.The good thing to do is instead to boot into safe mode to prepare a CLEAN NEW local adminsistator account and than Musical.ly Access Denied The actual folders in Windows 7 are named "Music", "Pictures", and "Videos".

To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Direct Support Forums Technical Windows 7 Administrators cannot access users My Music / My Pictures / My Videos folders + Post New Thread Results 1 to 5 of 5 Windows 7 READ MORE © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. http://gpscheduler.com/access-denied/cannot-access-shared-folder-windows-7-access-denied.html Chris K Scooter Software Reply With Quote Quick Navigation General Discussion Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums From Scooter Software News & Announcements

I've seen this many times after going to Windows 7 at work. I simply moved hundreds of files (word, excel, etc...) onto my new Windows 7 machine and started working with them. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (4) Collapse - accessing folders as Administrator by Keyware / June 1, 2014 11:18 PM PDT In reply to: Here is an article You might

Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. I see everyone else is coming at this as a rights problem. It may even remove it.If that fails, find a few reputable online scanners and run those. Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home Software Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech

Windows 7: Huh - I can't access my own documents??? 11 Jun 2010 #1 johne53 Windows 7 49 posts Huh - I can't access my own documents??? Proffitt Forum moderator / May 16, 2014 6:32 AM PDT In reply to: What do you mean I can't access these folders? I nixed that option. My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number * BFK Customs * OS W 7 64-bit Ultimate CPU Intel Q9550 Yorkfield Motherboard ASUS P5Q Pro Memory 8GB Dominator 8500C5D Graphics Card ATI :

You can make a full system backup as well, especially if your backup program allows you to mount the backup and pull files from it. I was able to right-click on a file and choose Open With -> Text Edit from the context menu and edit the file in a new tab. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Windows 8/8.1 has an option to add an option to the context menu.

by R. Can it be made so administrators have rights to view the contents of these folders? In security tab it says: You do not have permission to view or edit this object's permission settings. I'm the Windows administrator!