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Windows 7: how do I get access rights from Admin. to review networ

25 Oct 2009   #1
wilfj

windows 7 home premium 64
 
 
how do I get access rights from Admin. to review networ

I can see all my network locations but when I come to open a file, access declined , need Admin. permission. How do i find this in the system ?


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25 Oct 2009   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wilfj View Post
I can see all my network locations but when I come to open a file, access declined , need Admin. promission. How do i find this in the system ?
Are you on a homegroup or at work on a workgroup? who is the admin of that computer?

Ken
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25 Oct 2009   #3
wilfj

windows 7 home premium 64
 
 

It's a homegroup and I"m the Admin. I tried all the security setting at least 4 times. I must be missing something
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26 Oct 2009   #4
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wilfj View Post
It's a homegroup and I"m the Admin. I tried all the security setting at least 4 times. I must be missing something

what folder are you trying to open and is it on your machine or another one?
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26 Oct 2009   #5
wilfj

windows 7 home premium 64
 
 

any folder, ie MY DOWNLOADS. The main computer works like a charm, it's the 2 slaves running win7 as well. The are connected by a hardwire network through Dlink router. As I said i can see the units on all three computers. problem opening files" need Admin. permission......." must be in something in setup, all using the same workgroup . Beats me..
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26 Oct 2009   #6
aem

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

...just passing by (you don't see me).
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26 Oct 2009   #7
wilfj

windows 7 home premium 64
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wilfj View Post
It's a homegroup and I"m the Admin. I tried all the security setting at least 4 times. I must be missing something

what folder are you trying to open and is it on your machine or another one?
Hi... any suggestions on my dilemma??
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