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Locked files I downloaded ccleaner to remove tracking cookies ,and it cleaned my windows xp,except for locked files in documents and settings.These files were locked by a previous user who logged on as administrator,how do I unlock them for ccleaner?

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Make sure you are login in as an administrator. If you have XP home then go into safe mode.

Goto My computer, Documents and settings, "Then right click on account that is locked" and goto properties. Click the security tab, advanced, then owner tab. Select the account that you use as your main account (As long as it is an administrator account) It will ask you if you are sure you want to take control over the folder and ask about the sub directories, yes to both.

After that you should be able to access that folder with ccleaner.

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You need to log-on as administrator to unlock it. If you're a user yourself, you will not be allowed to unlock it.

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