Windows 10: Need Administrator Permission Solved

  1.    03 Apr 2016 #1

    Need Administrator Permission

    I'm trying to replace calc.exe in the System 32 folder with a version from XP, but keep getting a notice that I don't have permission. I'm in as the Administrator, what more do I need to do?

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  2.    03 Apr 2016 #2

    Sorry, I figured it out. I downloaded and installed the "take ownership" registry hack and it worked. :)
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    Windows 10 1709 Pro x64 (Fall Creators Update)
       03 Apr 2016 #3

    Glad you figured it out!
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  4.    03 Apr 2016 #4

    So is the permissions thing a bug, or just MS trying to keep people out of the Windows files?
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    Windows 10 1709 Pro x64 (Fall Creators Update)
       03 Apr 2016 #5

    Probably (most likely) to keep people from messing up important files. :)
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