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Windows 7: Problem with windows 7 : Access is denied!

24 Aug 2009   #11
barbarian21

 
 

Hi,

I found my windows 7 dvd so to sum up.I'll put the windows 7 dvd and i choose to upgrade my windows,after that all my data will be on a folder called "windows.old".I am right?


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24 Aug 2009   #12
iseeuu

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by barbarian21 View Post
Hi,

I found my windows 7 dvd so to sum up.I'll put the windows 7 dvd and i choose to upgrade my windows,after that all my data will be on a folder called "windows.old".I am right?
Yes that is correct. Here is a tutorial you can look at before you do the repair install:

Repair Install

Let me know if you have any questions?

Robert
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24 Aug 2009   #13
barbarian21

 
 

Ok Robert,thx you for everything
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24 Aug 2009   #14
iseeuu

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by barbarian21 View Post
Ok Robert,thx you for everything
Your access to C: drive restored?
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25 Aug 2009   #15
barbarian21

 
 

Yes,but i repeat those steps to have access on my dvd drive
Code:
- boot with F8, go to the domain controller restore mode. (not sure what the exact name is.)
- Log in
- start regedit
- goto HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies
  Find EnableLUA and set it to 0
  Find ConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin and set it to 0.
restart your pc.
- Now start MMC
- add the snapin Computer Management
- goto storage -> diskmanagement
- rightclick your windows partition and click properties
- goto security
- click advanced
- goto owner
- click edit
- select the owner (in my case i used my personal account who is administrator)
- click mutlipe times op ok.
- close MMC
- reboot pc
- log in normally
- start regedit
- restore uac settings EnableLUA = 1   and ConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin = 3.
After that i did the upgrade and now i have full access on my pc.
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25 Aug 2009   #16
iseeuu

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by barbarian21 View Post
After that i did the upgrade and now i have full access on my pc.
Well done! Patience pays off! Back in business again.

Robert
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25 Aug 2009   #17
barbarian21

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by iseeuu View Post
Well done! Patience pays off! Back in business again.

Robert
Haha yes back in business .Thanks

/lock
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26 Mar 2011   #18
snpshare

Windows 7 Ultimate. 32 bit.
 
 

no i am done with delete windows.old
but now my local hard drive C: is changed to ntfs.. which let me not open any thing in C: nor install nor update.. all functions relational to C: are not working.. I mean error says "C: is not accessible"
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