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: No permission to modify files bug/weirdness

02 Dec 2009   #1

Windows 7
 
 
No permission to modify files bug/weirdness

I have a problem with my 7. Sometimes - ONLY sometimes (!) when I try to save a file onto my PC, regardless if it's on the desktop, documents folder or on a network share, I'm presented with the error "You don't have permission to modify files in this network location". The file is created but is empty. When I try a second time it always works.

I'm puzzled that it mentions "network location" even on my desktop!

This error is displayed regardless of the application used to save the file.

I think perhaps it could be a bug related to offline folders, as I enabled offline sync with my documents folder on a network share recently. While a network glitch seems logical for such error it doesn't make sense when I save files on my desktop.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 No permission to modify files bug/weirdness




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: No permission to modify files bug/weirdness
Thread Forum
I need a Windows file explorer that can view/modify FTP files? Software
Permission denied to copy my own files General Discussion
No Permission to Share Files across a LAN Network & Sharing
Cannot delete edit modify rename or alter files in any way!?!?!? General Discussion
Don't have permission to modify files in this network BSOD Help and Support
Permission copying files bug Network & Sharing
Problem to modify authorization of "Program Files (x86) General Discussion

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 01:17 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33