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Windows 7: NEWBIE need help

17 Nov 2010   #11
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

in your folders you can change permissions click on a folder right click go to properties and look in security and look at the settings change accordingly




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17 Nov 2010   #12
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

have a look at brinks excellent tutorial How to Allow or Deny Permissions to Users and Groups if i am not to clear

Permissions - Allow or Deny Users and Groups[2]=File%20Folder%20Settings
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21 Nov 2010   #13
andrewm

WINDOWS ULTIMATE 32
 
 

Thanks for trying i have followed the link you gave but on folder properties and then security i get.
SYSTEM
andrew(ANDREW/AYDEN)
administrators(ANDREW/Administrator)
WMP Network Svc

i cant see my child's name (chelsea) ? she is using standard settings

i did go to parental control but after i did settings it stuffed her acc completely i had to delete her acc and create a new one only thing is it wont allow her to open and view her pics?? also i get a notification that Empowering technology can not be started ??
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21 Nov 2010   #14
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

hi
right so you are in a pickle also i get a notification that Empowering technology can not be started ?? is this in chelsea account? when you created the new chelsea account did you make it a normal one (non admin?)
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21 Nov 2010   #15
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

i thought you would be able to choose all your files you do not wish to be opened by other users by selecting them and choosing in the security box in properties no rights to them? only you and administrator ?
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21 Nov 2010   #16
andrewm

WINDOWS ULTIMATE 32
 
 

[QUOTE=brianzion;1088138]hi
right so you are in a pickle also i get a notification that Empowering technology can not be started ?? is this in chelsea account? when you created the new chelsea account did you make it a normal one (non admin?)

Her acc is standard user not admin the e notification only comes up on her acc, not mine admin
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21 Nov 2010   #17
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

she wont need that?
http://support.acer-euro.com/empowering_technology/#ETN
and how about your files? have you tried to access them while in her account to see? and you say she cant open the pics in her account?
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21 Nov 2010   #18
andrewm

WINDOWS ULTIMATE 32
 
 

yes she can open my files
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21 Nov 2010   #19
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

then if you go back into your account and have a look at brinks tutorial for How to Open the Local Group Policy Editor in Windows 7
Local Group Policy Editor - Open
and see if you can block her out?
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21 Nov 2010   #20
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

LOOK AT THIS WHEN YOU ARE IN THERE

3. You can now set and manage the Local Group Policies on your computer to how you want them.
NOTE: For more details and information about how to use the Local Group Policy Editor, click on the blue ? toolbar icon. (See screenshot below)


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