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Windows 7: How to unlock files?

18 May 2014   #1
hallbl06

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
How to unlock files?

Anyone know why these are all locked and how to unlock them? It keeps saying access is denied every time I try to open any of them.




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18 May 2014   #2
Sir George

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by hallbl06 View Post
Anyone know why these are all locked and how to unlock them? It keeps saying access is denied every time I try to open any of them.
See if post #6 in the following link helps;

"My Documents" folder is locked
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18 May 2014   #3
hallbl06

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

That unlocked them but it looks like this now....


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18 May 2014   #4
Sir George

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by hallbl06 View Post
That unlocked them but it looks like this now....
Did you read this in the link;

"Then click on "Include a folder..." use the path I gave you in the address bar. Press "Include folder at the bottom."

Revisit the link if necessary and read the entire thread.
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18 May 2014   #5
hallbl06

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Yeah I read all of that. I just tried it again but instead of removing the my documents one I removed the other one that was there and everything is back to the way it was. Nothing is locked. Thanks for the help!
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18 May 2014   #6
Sir George

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by hallbl06 View Post
Yeah I read all of that. I just tried it again but instead of removing the my documents one I removed the other one that was there and everything is back to the way it was. Nothing is locked. Thanks for the help!
As long as everything works...that's the best result.
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18 May 2014   #7
hallbl06

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Everything seems to be working alright..
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