Craig Perfect, this solved my problem, can't thanks you enough! If you are using Windows XP Professional, you must disable Simple File Sharing. Switch to the Security tab. I had to start the computer in safe mode. http://sysgsm.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-access-denied-error.html
Kassie This did work great! Ruben Zevallos Jr. Many thanks. I am running WinXP, do not have the 'Security" tab, and am wondering why only the one folder is not accessible. http://brajeshwar.com/2005/file-access-denied-on-windows-xp-and-how-to-take-ownership/
Sam This is good info but what about if you don't have access to an admin acconut do you know how to take ownership through other methods. Craig Perfect, this solved my problem, can't thanks you enough! Thanks a million. Thank you for your great guidelines.
I as well do not have a "Security" tab, but your solution worked for me. Here are the simplified steps. Thank you so much! Pen Drive Access Denied Xp Enabling the Security tab The default settings in Windows XP do not allow you to configure security settings explicitly.
You rock, SIR! Thank you for your great guidelines. Again, thank you, thank you, thank you!
Arne Bummer, that doesnt work.
share|improve this answer edited Jan 18 '11 at 21:17 answered Jan 18 '11 at 21:03 David 6,21052246 I'd love some tips on how to access the system account. No Security Tab Windows Xp Please help. kind of serial, and not one of the users(administrators/Users) what to do? Well and what to do if there is no Security tab in the preferences dialog of a particular folder?
Whew! By a lucky hid I got to this site and article and in 2 minutes solved the problem. Folder Is Not Accessible Access Is Denied Windows Xp asked 5 years ago viewed 18539 times active 3 years ago Blog Stack Overflow Podcast #93 - A Very Spolsky Halloween Special Visit Chat Related 8Can't copy file with green filename, How To Fix Access Denied Error In Windows Xp Open Windows Explorer; On the Tools menu, select Folder Options.
Suzanne Wow! check over here If you put the hard-drive back in after you take ownership to run a repair do you have to relinquish ownership? (Windows XP) If yes, do you reverse the process? please help me. The solution described above did not work for me because when I right click the folder and choose "properties" there isn't a "Security Tab". Cannot Copy Access Is Denied Windows Xp
Like most everyone else above has said, great advice. Click Advanced, and then click the Owner tab. That's it. http://sysgsm.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-sp3-access-denied-error.html Ken Cook I have been,for hours, scouring the Microsoft site in an attempt to solve this problem, the google search too.
i have follow the step but the files still can't be open.. Drive Access Denied Windows Xp You may get a warning message stating "You do not have permission to view or edit...", just click OK. Saved my life....
how would I open it? Companion file .qgs~ Group list elements using second list Why was Susan treated so unkindly? Ken Cook Ianz This is brilliant, simple easy and it works, thanks to poster. Hard Drive Access Denied Windows 7 Keep on believing in simplicity!
I have a problem like this, but at Windows 2003 where the server do not give me the ownership... Boyd Boyd Got me back into a hijacked Hosts file. Fredrik Many thanks! weblink The files are from another computer I discarded and are encrypted.
pavan pandey wow u r great thank u vry much Patrick Balthazar THIS WAS SUCH A BIG HELP!! DISABLE simple file sharing. Am I missing something? If you are running Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, you must start the computer in safe mode, and then log on with an account that has Administrative rights to have access
How-to Videos 2,981 views 2:34 How to fix "Access is denied" on a Partition - Duration: 1:55. ganesh narayan chitrekar I Have changed the ownership of the files but still it is not accessible... Check the name of the account you’ve logged into (Click start. vikas try this to fix .
more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed File Access Denied on Windows XP and how to take ownership By Brajeshwar on 24 Sep 2005 in Technology In a recent hard disk crash, I had to do a restore Arne Bummer, that doesnt work. Why does a shorter string of lights not need a resistor?