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  1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 19
    10 Pro
       02 Aug 2015 #1

    Unable to move/copy etc. files within C: drive?


    Hi,


    I've newly installed W10 Pro and am constantly being pestered with permission nags (see attached) while attempting to reorganise files within the Local Disk.

    I've tried changing the User permissions via "Properties>Security" but encounter nothing but a load of error messages.

    Does anyone know how to fix this? I upgraded from Windows 7, bypassing 8 entirely so I've never had to tackle this issue before. I'd like full access without annoying UAC-related notifications every two minutes!


    Thanks in advance.
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  2. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 53
    windows 10 pro Build 10240 x86
       02 Aug 2015 #2
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 19
    10 Pro
       02 Aug 2015 #3

    Thanks for the speedy reply.

    I ran the reg key and selected "Take Ownership" on the C: drive right-click menu. No change, I'm still getting permission nags.
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  4. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 19
    10 Pro
       02 Aug 2015 #4

    It's also worth mentioning that I backed-up the registry before performing that edit, and now that I've went to restore it, I'm receiving the following error:

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    I wonder if this is related also... Yet another nag with regards to user privileges.
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  5. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 53
    windows 10 pro Build 10240 x86
       02 Aug 2015 #5

    tbcam88 said: View Post
    It's also worth mentioning that I backed-up the registry before performing that edit, and now that I've went to restore it, I'm receiving the following error:

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ID:	27734

    I wonder if this is related also... Yet another nag with regards to user privileges.
    did u tried advanced start up system restore?
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  6. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 19
    10 Pro
       02 Aug 2015 #6

    I doubt very much that would correct the problem. Any restore point I roll back to will be the same as far as user permissions go. I need to discover how to unlock the restrictions on my user account.
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  7. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 53
    windows 10 pro Build 10240 x86
       02 Aug 2015 #7

    did u scanned?
    command prompt with administrator SFC /SCANNOW
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  8. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 19
    10 Pro
       02 Aug 2015 #8

    Trying now.
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  9. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 19
    10 Pro
       02 Aug 2015 #9

    The plot thickens...

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  10. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 7
    WINDOWS 10
       03 Aug 2015 #10

    tbcam88 said: View Post
    Hi,


    I've newly installed W10 Pro and am constantly being pestered with permission nags (see attached) while attempting to reorganise files within the Local Disk.

    I've tried changing the User permissions via "Properties>Security" but encounter nothing but a load of error messages.

    Does anyone know how to fix this? I upgraded from Windows 7, bypassing 8 entirely so I've never had to tackle this issue before. I'd like full access without annoying UAC-related notifications every two minutes!


    Thanks in advance.
    I have this problem as well! the only way around the read/write issues that I have found so far is to copy the files I want to use to an external drive.

    I hope this helps a little.
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