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Windows 7: how to remove security of a folder

22 Nov 2010   #1

windows 7 ultimate 64bit
how to remove security off a folder

ok the yesterday i had to format my hard drive because of the lack of performance on my pc and i installed every thing back in. when i came to setting up my media server so i can watch movies from my external hard drive to my ps3 using windows media player stream it didn't seem to be working like last time i set it up this is what it shows how to remove security of a folder-11-21-2010-9-29-10-pm.png ive also notice that the folder that i keep all my movies is all of sudden secured how to remove security of a folder-11-21-2010-9-32-28-pm.png how can i remove this security feature off this folder?

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22 Nov 2010   #2
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Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

Take 'ownership'.
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22 Nov 2010   #3

windows 7 ultimate 64bit

i did and i still don't have permission to go into the multiple files in the movie folder or even stream them
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