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Windows 7: Guest account access problem

23 Aug 2010   #11



Did you get a chance to test this out yet?

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25 Aug 2010   #12

Windows 7 Home Premium (build 7600)

Hello Danfu

Yes I did manage to finally get it sorted last night
However I am not sure how I did it but the end result is exactly what I wanted. You click on the drive while in the guest account and immediately a box comes up saying "access denied"
It took hours and I did mange to lock myself out, fortunately I was able to get back in as you can see.
It does seem absurd that W7 makes what should be a very basic function so very difficult.
Anyway once again thanks to yourself and Barman for your help
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25 Aug 2010   #13

Windows 10 Pro x64 x2 Windows 10 Enterprise x64, Ubuntu

Good to see you have things how you want them

and though the system that Microsoft uses for permissions may seem overly complex - as it has to be scalable from a single machine with two users, as in your case, to thousands of machines with hundreds of users, it's not too bad a system. - it does get easier after the first few times you have to use it
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