1. Joined : Apr 2016
    Posts : 75
    Windows 10 Pro 1511
       22 Oct 2016 #1

    cannot open a system's folder


    Hello,
    Why can't I open in windows the folder "windowsapps", it says I have no permission to open it, I am the only owner / user of my pc, and when system was installed, defined as admin.
    Note; In this folder was installed some "candy crush..." .
    Thanks for answers
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,238
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       22 Oct 2016 #2

    It is a protected folder - you need to change permissions should you wish to access it, or do so from a boot disk e.g.

    A quick search will tell you more - many topics on this on the net.

    You can uninstall Candy crush- accessing the folder is not the correct way to do this.
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  3.    22 Oct 2016 #3

    To add to Dalchina's excellent advice, let me observe that there's a tutorial that explains exactly how to uninstall apps like Candy Crush in Windows 10: Apps - Uninstall in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums. That should show and tell you exactly what to do to make it "go away."
    HTH,
    --Ed--
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