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Windows 7: Some how my permissions were changed. Help!

21 Oct 2010   #1
Remz086

Windows 7 / XP64
 
 
Some how my permissions were changed. Help!

So, after I was unable to save a .cfg for a game I did some googling and found a user account I had not created while trying to "fix" my read only problem. I must have done something wrong because now the windows installer cn't be found. I did virus scans with bitdefender kasperskys AVG and game up clean. Hopefully someone is able to help.


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21 Oct 2010   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Remz086 View Post
So, after I was unable to save a .cfg for a game I did some googling and found a user account I had not created while trying to "fix" my read only problem. I must have done something wrong because now the windows installer cn't be found. I did virus scans with bitdefender kasperskys AVG and game up clean. Hopefully someone is able to help.

do a repair install from your win 7 dvd
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21 Oct 2010   #3
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post


do a repair install from your win 7 dvd


Hello Remz086.



The same method in this tutorial at the link below; just be sure to go back before you FUBAR'D it.

Password Reset : Using System Restore in Windows 7
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