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Windows 7: Installation Problems with Windows 7

30 Jul 2010   #1
dave5046

Windows 7
 
 
Installation Problems with Windows 7

I am having a lot of trouble with installations lately. Several programs, particulary Diskeeper and VLC player keep giving me messages that I (set up as administrator) do not have permission to change files in a folder. The folder is in Program Files for Diskeeeper and in Program Files (x86) for VLC. I have studied several articles on permissions and tried the Run as Administrator switch but nothing seems to work. I would appreciate any help anyone has with this issue. Thanks in advance.


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30 Jul 2010   #2
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

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Try taking ownership of the folders.

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