Windows 10: How Do I Rename a File tat Requires Special Permission?

  1.    05 May 2017 #1

    How Do I Rename a File tat Requires Special Permission?


    I cant rename MAPI32.DLL. When I try to I get a message saying:

    "you require permission from trustedinstaller to make changes to this file."

    How do I get permission?
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  2. WOT's Avatar
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    Win 10 Pro 15063.332 (ex-Insider)
       05 May 2017 #2

    I am not sure why you want to do this; however, this tutorial will show you how to take ownership of a system file and also show you how to return the ownership to the trusted installer. Just be careful what you do here:

    Change Owner of File, Folder, Drive, or Registry Key in Windows 10

    Hope this helps.

    Good luck,

    WOT
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