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Locked out of external hard drive!!!

I own a simpletech 400GB external Hard drive. I can access the hard drive but can't access any of the folders (access denied). I let someone at my job set it up for me and they messed up the security settings. Now the security tab doen't even show up under the property tab. What can I do to get full access to all of my data on the hard drive? Please help

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  • tackm601 Jan 26, 2008

    I am having the same problem with my Simple Tech Drive. Security permissions were inadvertently added to my dive by another computer and now I can not access any files on it from any other computer. Is there a way to save all of my backup files adn get rid of the security restrictions on the drive from another computer that I am trying to access the drive on?

  • hazzard04 Aug 05, 2008

    I am having the ame problem. It worked fine one day and now I am locked out of it....

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Your probley not loged on an adminastrative account

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Http://support.microsoft.com/kb/308421

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