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06-May-2010, 02:43 PM #1
Administrator Permission Changes
I am trying to copy files from my laptop harddrive (Windows XP) to my desktop (Windows 7). The laptop crashed but I have the files and is connected via USB. I can see all the files but when I try to remove the Read Only option so I can manipulate the files I get the error, "You will need to provide administrator permission to change these attributes." How do I do this so I can access and move the data?
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07-May-2010, 04:00 AM #2
Are both the accounts admin's?
The one on windows 7 as well as XP
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