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Windows 7: Problem Taking write Protection off a Folder

03 Apr 2010   #1
RazielRinz

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Problem Taking write Protection off a Folder

I downloaded a Emluator today so I can play my old PSX games on my Windows 7 PC and the folder will not lose write protection. Not even as Admin. Anyone got any ideas or suggestions? I need to get this fixed lol. Thanks in advance!


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03 Apr 2010   #2
zigzag3143

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RazielRinz View Post
I downloaded a Emluator today so I can play my old PSX games on my Windows 7 PC and the folder will not lose write protection. Not even as Admin. Anyone got any ideas or suggestions? I need to get this fixed lol. Thanks in advance!

You need to take ownership of the folder. Right now it is probably owned from where ever you got it. Why do you need write protection removed?

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