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# 44258 25-Oct-2009 23:39
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I'm trying to delete some files and folders and get the below message:

"You require permission from PCName/UserName to make changes to this folder"

There's a Try Again button and i just get the same message all the time. I don't get it as i can delete other files in the same folder, but there's 1 or 2 that bring up this message?

There's only 1 account though, eg myself as Administrater.

Any ideas? Figured it's a setting somewhere, not sure where though.

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  # 266777 26-Oct-2009 00:55
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have you tried taking ownership of the folder? ie, right click on folder, properties and then security and take ownership by adding your user name.



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  # 266778 26-Oct-2009 00:58
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s.joseph: have you tried taking ownership of the folder? ie, right click on folder, properties and then security and take ownership by adding your user name.


Thanks, that worked!




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