Windows 10: Drive permissions error 0x80070522, driving me insane

  1.    04 Jun 2017 #1

    Drive permissions error 0x80070522, driving me insane


    Alright, so I just recently did a fresh installation of Windows 10 onto an SSD, and now I'm trying to get at all my personal data, which is on a separate HDD.

    I can access the data it seems, but whenever I try to do certain things like write to the root of the drive for example, I get the following error:

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    I have tried a few different online solutions with regard to tinkering with the permissions, and none of them have helped.

    Any ideas? Windows permissions are so incredibly frustrating.
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    windows 10 professional version 1607 build 14393.969 64 bit
       04 Jun 2017 #2
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  3.    04 Jun 2017 #3

    I've already looked at those links. Am I to believe that I'm not allowed by Windows 10 to write to the root of ANY drive, by default?
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