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Old 01-21-2005, 08:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Angry A really annoying problem

I have some files on an external hard drive which are supposed to be not read-only. When I go into windows explorer and into the properties it says they are read-only. So I turn off read-only and check to change all subfolders and files, apply then ok. I got back into the properties and it says they are read-only again. Anyone know what may be happening? I do have all administrator rights so that should't be the problem.


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Old 01-21-2005, 08:20 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Try using one of these programs:
Attribute Changer

One of them should work at making those files normal and not read only. Even having admin access isn't the cure without those programs. Liz

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Old 01-21-2005, 08:32 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Great! I'll check those out when I get home. Thanks.
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