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Windows 7: All Folders in C: and D: Drive Read-Only

03 Jun 2015   #1
TONPumper

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
All Folders in C: and D: Drive Read-Only

I'm not sure how this happened, but it seems that all of my folders are read-only. Does anyone know how to fix this and what the possible cause could be?


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03 Jun 2015   #2
logicearth

Windows 10 Pro (x64)
 
 

Folders are not Read-Only. The checkbox in properties will always be filled with a block on folders. ALWAYS.
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03 Jun 2015   #3
LMiller7

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

What you are seeing is completely normal. The Read Only checkbox on a folder properties dialog box does not refer to the folder itself. It is just a convenient way to set or reset the attribute for the files it contains.
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