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Windows 7: Accidentally denied admin User's folder. how can I get it back?

11 Apr 2015   #1
aapikz

windows 7,64bit
 
 
Accidentally denied admin User's folder. how can I get it back?

I was trying to create two admin accounts. admin1 and admin2.. and I wanted that admin2 to denied access to C:/windows/Users/admin1 folder. but I mess it up.
now both admin2 and admin1 cant access the folder help how can i get it back?






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11 Apr 2015   #2
Pyprohly

Windows 10, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 7 Professional, OS X El Capitan
 
 

Hi,

If you're not too badly denied you may reset it's permissions.

With an Elevated Command Prompt run the following command,
Code:
icacls "C:\Windows\Users\admin1" /reset
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