|30 Nov 2012||#1|
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An error occurred while applying security information, $$PendingFiles
Good day everyone,
I have searched the forum and failed to find an answer to my problem. I am currently having problems accessing one of my internal hard drives (not the one with Windows system files).
When I right click > Properties > Security > Edit
to edit the permissions of my drive X:\ I get the error noted in the image below. I'm not certain why im getting this error but it is absolutely frustrating. I run an SSD and I'd like to able to install certain programs on drive X:\ but since I do not seem to have full control, I am not able to.
I have tried using Take Ownership (which is described in [URL=" post[/URL] ) but I still get the error.
I have tried to run Windows Explorer as an Administrator, same results.
I believe I have covered the main troubleshooting steps that are suggested in this forum so if anyone else has any ideas, I'd love to hear them
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|30 Nov 2012||#2|
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Does this have anything to do with your problem?
Sounds like that happens when ProgramData or Program Files got accidently moved.
Rename or delete $$PendingFiles, create a new $$PendingFiles on the partition that has ProgramData, and (assuming the new partition is d do
mklink -j c:\$$PendingFiles d:\$$pendingFiles
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