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Windows 7: icacls to reset everything(sec/owner/premision) to admin.

16 Dec 2012   #1

Win7 64 Home(HP Icore5 HP touchsmart) and Ultimate 64 desktop.
icacls to reset everything(sec/owner/premision) to admin.

icacls C:\ /grant administrators:F /T /C

So would this set folders permissions and junk so the wandering folders permissions,ect get fixed.

Is there anyway you can just turn off security/permissions,ect so you will not get owner/permissions issues anymore?

Yes I did turned off UAC since it dose not let me load programs at start up in admin mode.

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16 Dec 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

The easiest way is to just grant "everyone" full control over the whole hard disk, so bye bye security and anyone/anything will never get an "access denied" error.
However, I think It's a VERY bad idea. That does the trick, but I would suggest AGAINST using it.

There is also a trick that lets you run elevated programs at startup, even with UAC enabled. First you can use this tutorial to create a shortcut to the program: Elevated Program Shortcut - Create for Standard User
Then place that shortcut under the startup folder of start menu.
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16 Dec 2012   #3

Win7 64 Home(HP Icore5 HP touchsmart) and Ultimate 64 desktop.

Tried ACT did run as invoker, runasadmin and elevated , no matter the combo my programs would not start after windose boots up. Thus why I am playing in no mans land.

I do not really need to let everybody as admins I just need admin thats always admin that is never forgotten that its admin, Hell I have no other users and this has been an on and off problem since Vister 0_o


Since vista I can not recall when I made Utorrent start up at boot. Now on my Laptop thats normal Win7 home works fine..... teh fck? 0-o I don't like messing with the lappy much for some strange reason ><

Strange thing is its not set on admin and UAC is default.

Uhg time to dance the format,reinstall somba LOL oh well, got any ideas how I can trick it into behaving on Win7U 64?
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