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Verify that you have access to that directory

Hi, again. I ran McAfee removal tool twice, The program after cleaning said: "Error obtaining full perrmision for cleanup. some products may not be fully removed." After restarting and runnung it second time and restarting again, I got same message with an error and I ran RegCure. The pop ups are gone, but when I want to install any program like NOD32, or so, the installations stops in the middle and brings the message that it can not install to Program Files... and "Verify that you have access to that directory". What kind of access I need to have? I never needed it before.

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Re: Verify that you have access to that directory


Go to this site, it provides a step-by-step instructions on how to change permission for Windows XP Home and Professional edition.

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Re: Verify that you have access to that directory

First of all check that you using the administrator account to install and uninstall programs.

you probably changed your permission to Program Files directory.

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