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Windows 7: new member, scary problem!?!

03 Aug 2011   #1
Junior Bear

windows 7 home premium
new member, scary problem!?!

i was messing around with the permissions and sharing properties of an external hard drive last night. not sure what i did but i can not play video files from that hard drive anymore.

i get this error message in vlc media player

what did i do

i appreciate any help.

many thanks


My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Aug 2011   #2

Windows 10 Pro X64

You could try doing a System Restore to before you made these changes. That will restore the registry and should fix the problem.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Aug 2011   #3

W10 Pro desktop, W10 laptop, W10 laptop, W10 Pro tablet (all 64-bit)

Did you check the log file for details as the message says?

It might be something simple like needing to take ownership of the folder/file.
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