Welcome to the Microsoft Windows Vista Community Forums - Vistaheads, YOUR Largest Resource for Windows Vista related information.
You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so , join our community today!
If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
> when i try to save a document from word or excel. it won't let me save
> it in *my documents* say that i need administrator right.
> *My Documents* in Vista is not folder only junction which corresponds to
folders *C:\Users\<account>\Documents *and you should save there
files.All junctions in Vista have permission:deny list folder read data
thus you can't do that.It is normal and you shouldn't change permissions
> I can't seem to save it to any folder inside documents. As a matter of
> fact can't save it to anywhere.
Check permissions for *C:\Users\<your account>*
You ,SYSTEM account and Administrators group should have full control
(everything enabled)-if is unlike you should correct it but remember the
owner of *C:\Users\<your account>* is SYSTEM not you,if you want change
permission for this folder you should take ownership this folder see