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: windows 7 permissions problem

02 May 2010   #1

Windows 7 32 bit ultimate
windows 7 permissions problem

i am recently reinstalled windows 7 on my i am facing a new problem
when ever i want to acess folders/files on other partitions it is saying acess denied.
then i have to take ownership of that file & i have to change grant permission to current user for each and every file. i have huge is there any solution to grant permission to user for all the files at a time. is there any other solution to remove all these permission headaches from windows 7 when reinstalled os.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 May 2010   #2

Windows 7 Enterprise (x64); Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64)

Here you go here are some utils to help you with the entire drive:
Introducing Explorer and Ownership Changer 2
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 May 2010   #3

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit

Or you can right click your drive, open security tab and take it over from there... Or do it on the root folder, right click every folder in root, that's easier... This is normal when you try to access files that are not created by the new Win7 installation, it'll "bark" at you like this...

My System SpecsSystem Spec


 windows 7 permissions problem

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Permissions Problem ??
I fitted a spare 500GB HDD in a Windows-7 Pro 64-bit machine (machine AA). It's called drive F:/ I filled it with photos across the network from an XP machine (machine BB). I had full access to \\AA\F for a few days from \\BB. Later I had reason to put the UAC up to full and then back down...
Network & Sharing
Another permissions problem
I have been trying frantically to delete the "Windows Defender" folder from my new PC as I have a much better anti-malware program. After reading probably 20 posts about people having the same "You require permission from X" issue as I was, I have changed ownership to administrator accounts (mine...
General Discussion
Problem with file permissions - help!
I've just bought a new Windows 7 computer and I'm having a problem with my e-mail and newsgroup program, Forte Agent. It's perhaps unusual in that it has a Data folder as a subfolder of the main program folder in C:\Program Files (x86). Because of this, I think Windows 7 has assumed that the...
General Discussion
Permissions Problem
Hey, I'm trying to paste a .dll file into system32 for my program but it keeps denying me because i don't have permission even though im on as administrator... how can i setup permissions properly so i won't get this issue again on any thing on my OS, i managed to rid of it on vista but i...
General Discussion
Sharing permissions problem
Hi! I have 3 computers on my network, 2 running Windows 7, one running XP SP3. Basic sharing bewteen all PCs works, however I can't seem to setup any more specific permissions. What I want to do is share a number of folders between the two windows 7 PCs, and a different set of folders with...
Network & Sharing
Odd Permissions Problem
I have recently updated to build 7077 (from 7000). I have noticed some strange problems when trying to write new files. Sometimes Windows will tell me I do not have the proper permissions to write to that location (such as when installing an app to the Program Files x86 folder or saving a Maya file...
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 06:29.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App