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Windows 7: can't copy/create files to C:\ root directory.

06 Mar 2015   #1
vf1valkyrie

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
can't copy/create files to C:\ root directory.

my problem is I can't copy/create files to C:\root directory. I only noticed the problem when I wanted to create some files in the root directory.

1) there used to be many options under create "New", there is only "Folder" now.



2) if I click "New Folder" it will give me the below access denied error. so I can't create new folders too. I cannot copy and paste files from the directories to the root, it's the same access denied error.



3) the "New" option looks like this in my sub-directories. I can copy and paste files in the sub-directories, no problems at all.





think my security settings is causing this problem. can't figure out why. I am set to Administrator with full control for everything in security properties. the User Account Settings is set to the lowest levels.

please advise, thank you.


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06 Mar 2015   #2
vf1valkyrie

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

the write option in Group permission: Users, was not allowed. I allowed the write and problem is solved.

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