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Windows 7: Help Please: Location is not available. C:\ is not accessible.

08 Nov 2014   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
Help Please: Location is not available. C:\ is not accessible.

Yesterday when I turned on my Windows 7 64 bits PC my screen was blank. I shut down the PC just pushing the power button and when the PC restarted Windows started a checkdisk process.

After almost one hour and a lot of fixes the PC restarted again correctly, but since then every time I try to click the C:\ icon in files explorer I get this window message.

I get the same window message when I try to copy or delete files.

My E: drive seems to be working correctly.

Thank you in advance for your help!

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08 Nov 2014   #2

Windows 7 ultimate 64-bit

It seems as if you may have somehow mistakenly removed permissions from your user name to access the c drive. I would try and get into windows using safe mode and see what happens. repeatedly tap f8 just after the bios splash screen and that should allow you to bring up a menu. From there go into safe mode and see what happens. Try this and if there are problems still; post back.
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 Help Please: Location is not available. C:\ is not accessible.

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