1.    15 Aug 2017 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2017
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Can't Access 'Change Folder and Search Option' Operation Restricted


    Hi,

    I can't access to Change folder option in Windows 10 File Explorer.
    Gives Error : “This operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this computer. Please contact your system administrator.”

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  2.    15 Aug 2017 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 2,861
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1709 Build 16299.64

    Hello yogeshk,

    It is possible that an administrator account on the PC has adjusted the group policy so that this item can't be accessed.

    If you are an administrator then you can view the group policy editor and see if it has been changed:

    Folder Options - Enable or Disable in Windows 8

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  3.    15 Aug 2017 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2017
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter

    Problem Solved


    Thank you for your Solution that fixed my problem
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