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  1. Joined : Mar 2016
    Posts : 6
    windows 10 upgraded from 7
       2016-03-08 #40

    Thanks again
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  2. Joined : Mar 2016
    Posts : 6
    windows 10 upgraded from 7
       2016-03-11 #41

    I got lucky, was able to do full restore to factory specs having found my 4 year old dvd restore discs that
    were buried with a lot of old computer junk. Will be keeping all restore material for all my computers in top
    drawer from now on. Lessons learned make sure you do external rescue disk, never touch C drive permissions.
    When in doubt leave alone or come to this forum for answers first...!

    USB Flash Drive - Create to Install Windows 10

    If so, then are you may need to do a clean install from the USB if able.

    Windows 10 - Clean Install[/QUOTE]
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  3. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,489
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-03-11 #42

    Great news.
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  4. Joined : Jan 2016
    Posts : 16
    windows 10
       2016-03-24 #43

    ERROR: Access is denied.


    Tried the TAKEOWN method (elevated command prompt) on a folder created by SYSTEM (AVAST) and got the above message. 'Take Ownership' in Context Menu also fails as does trying to edit or change ownership in "properties". Any suggestions?
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  5. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,489
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-03-24 #44

    Hello zephyrus,

    If this an Avast folder, it may be protected/blocked by Avast to prevent tampering with.
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  6. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
       2016-04-05 #45

    Thanks Shawn. Been getting help from your forums for years and cannot tell you how much I appreciate you assistance.
    Ted Breslin
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  7. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,489
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-04-05 #46

    I'm glad it could help Ted.
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  8. Joined : Jan 2016
    Posts : 16
    windows 10
       2016-04-05 #47

    Brink said: View Post
    Hello zephyrus,

    If this an Avast folder, it may be protected/blocked by Avast to prevent tampering with.
    Right on. Fixed via Avast option.
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  9. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,489
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-04-05 #48

    Great news.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  10. Joined : Jun 2016
    Posts : 3
    windows 10 pro 64
       2016-06-01 #49

    ... Those tricky registry tweaks ! Com'on Brink. You're from outer space, aren't u ? Gallatic Thanks.
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