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Old 10-08-2005, 04:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just installed a new hard drive and installed windows XP home on it. I am trying to get files from a user profile on my old hard drive, but cant open it. The old hard drive's os is messed up, so i cant just boot off of it. The profile doesnt have a password, and i still cant access it. It says "Access is denied." Anyone have any ideas?

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Old 10-08-2005, 07:25 PM   #2 (permalink)
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take ownership of the files... There is a posting in here that covers this... I'll see if I can find it....

try this one...

There are others, and I think EricB has this posted somewhere too. anyway, use te search, it's helpful...
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