Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Permissions

11 Feb 2011   #1

Windows 7 Professional 32 bit

Hi there,

I have a small problem that I can't seem to work out.

I have set a partition and have set the security to allow access to administrators and a group i've called developers, both with full control.

My user account is a member of both groups, but yet when I try to open the drive I get permission denied.

What seem's to be the problem?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Feb 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Toby,

Add your specific user account, and allow it full control as well to see if you may be allowed access afterwards.

Permissions - Allow or Deny Users and Groups

Hope this helps,
My System SpecsSystem Spec


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Hi everyone , My computer is joined to domain and i have local admin rights to it. my application requires to write a log file but due to rights issues i am not able to write the logs. I have rights in Manage audit and security logs in local group policy, i have even reset all the local...
General Discussion
Dear all, Here's the scenario: PC1-A PC2-B PC3-C PC00-Mgr1 PC01-Mgr2
Network & Sharing
permissions USB
Hi, I have had no trouble in the past setting up permissions on a NTFS formatted USB drive using XP. I am able to set everyone to have only read access and myself to have full rights. the process is as follows: remove all from the list exept everyone. add myself as a user with full...
Hardware & Devices
permissions on win 7
I am having trouble connecting to my server 2008 I can see the server under networks but when I try to access it says I have no permission see admin. I have everyone under sercuitys with full access. How can I get this to access the server.
Network & Sharing
When I use PaintShop Pro to edit an image, I get the following caution when I try to save it. I have taken ownership of all the files for my images but I don't understand how to get permission for files and directories. At any rate it will not save when I edit an image. How do I go...
General Discussion
I am trying to figure out if I have a problem or not. Some recent installs of software have failed due to the inability to write to a register key. I have had to abort the install and use regedit to set permissions on the key and then start the install over. So far it has worked. What if the...
System Security

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:09.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App