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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.
Tanya

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    HoneyBunny FT Nov 09, 2007

    You are rightm I was getting a message ich time I would try to do something in the Program Files to prove that I have a perrmission to anything there. But I never changed anything with any perrmission on my laptop. It happened after I got a problem trying to install an Antivirus after deleting McAfee.

    How can I fix the problem? I mean where I have to go to uncheck the permission? I don't use it under Administrator.

    Tanya

  • HoneyBunny FT
    HoneyBunny FT Nov 11, 2007

    I don't remember doing that, but it possible. What can I do? I got viruses on my laptop but every time I try to install antivirus it aske me to varify my that I have access to that directory. Error 1304. Or error 1810 Sysytem error. Online virus scan only finds them, but doesn't delete. Can you help me?

    Tanya

  • siourock Nov 19, 2007

    it's a new virus many people lately have the same problem

  • HoneyBunny FT
    HoneyBunny FT Nov 19, 2007

    Got it! fIxed it and ran KIS. I love Kaspersky! Thank you,!! I love you all!!!

    Kiss

    HoneyBunny

  • mrpoposam Nov 27, 2007

    same issue, but nothing works, i think is a virus because my antivirus disappeared and couldn't install it again... but who knows

  • mrpoposam Nov 27, 2007

    ah!, i forget to tell you that i was not able to install any other antivirus, i cannot enter failsafe mode since the incident, and so i made another partition and installed windows and the las nod32 antivirus updated and scanned the first partition... and nothing worked... i'm running out of ideas...

  • Anonymous Nov 07, 2008

    the installations of kaspersky 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".

  • Anonymous Feb 17, 2009

    Whenever I try to open iTunes this appears with my iPod license folder... So I try reinstalling itunes but it just keeps happening.

  • ran_mogli Mar 18, 2009

    i have the same thing with nod32

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Http://kb.adobe.com/selfservice/viewContent.do?externalId=329117&sliceId=2

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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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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