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I recently locked a folder by right clicking on properties then the security tab and then i clicked deny on the system or main one and then when i logged back on i cant acces this folder. I am not the admin or other security of this network. PLEASE HELP ITS URGENT

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Since you clicked on System, you will have to contact your IT/network admin, to grant your rights back to this folder, and explain you accidentally hit system to deny access

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I have been denied permission to access this folder


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Taking Ownership Of a Folder


Sometimes when you reinstall WindowsXP, you can receive an Access Denied error when trying to open a previous user's directory.
To take ownership of that folder again:
  1. Log on with an account that has administrator rights
  2. Right click on the folder
  3. Select Properties
  4. Click on the Security tab
  5. Click on the Advanced button
  6. Click on the Owner tab
  7. In the list of Names, click on your name
  8. To take ownership, click on Replace owner on subcontainers and objects
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Try right clicking on the folder, then go to properties, then the security tab. You may have to change or edit some of the permissions in there.

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There is software or folder to password option.
The software might cost you.
Click start click on computer to open you should your drives
C: usually your hard drive D: or E: your cd/dvd drives if you have 2 and your usb drive possibly E:or F:
Click on your usb drive right click in it select new folder option you can name it
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Also another option to change permissions click edit
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You will have to login as administrator to make changes to system directories.So try doing it with an administrator account.If the error occurs even when you are logged in as administrator then
then follow these steps to turn off Simple File Sharing, and then take ownership of the folder:
  1. Turn off Simple File Sharing:
    1. Click Start, and then click My Computer.
    2. On the Tools menu, click Folder Options, and then click the View tab.
    3. Under Advanced Settings, click to clear the Use simple file sharing (Recommended) check box, and then click OK.
  2. Right-click the folder that you want to take ownership of, and then click Properties.
  3. Click the Security tab, and then click OK on the Security message, if one appears.
  4. Click Advanced, and then click the Owner tab.
  5. In the Name list, click your user name, Administrator if you are logged in as Administrator, or click the Administrators group.

    If you want to take ownership of the contents of that folder, click to select the Replace owner on sub containers and objects check box.
  6. Click OK.
    You may receive the following error message, where Folder is the name of the folder that you want to take ownership of: You do not have permission to read the contents of directory Folder. Do you want to replace the directory permissions with permissions granting you Full Control? All permissions will be replaced if you press Yes.
  7. Click Yes.
  8. Click OK, and then reapply the permissions and security settings that you want for the folder and the folder contents.
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It appears that you do not have administrator rights. Please go throgh the steps below to give rights to access the folder:
1. Right click the folder that you want to open
2. Click Properties
3. Click the Security Tab
4. Click on Add & then Advanced 7 then click Find Now
5. Selece your user name form the list and doulble click it
6. Now slect the user name & check FULL Control
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Now try to access the folder.

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yes
because it is password protected.
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Click on "start" then "My Documents";
click on "Tools" then "Folder Options...";
click on the "View" tab;
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uncheck "Use simple file sharing (recommended)";
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1. Click Start

2. Click Control Panel

3. Select System and Maintenance

4. Click Administrative Tools

5. Double-click System Configuration

6. Click Continue (if prompted)

7. Select the Tools tab in the System Configuration window

8. Here you can choose Disable UAP or Enable UAP from the bottom of the
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9. Click Launch

10. Reboot

Good luck. Hope my solution was helpful.

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