Re: Can't get rid of write-protection.
'write protected' does not apply to folders/directories, only to files.
Whatever the OP's problem was it was not that the folder was write
The check box that is seen is a filled in square, not a check, also note the
comment with it, applies only to FILES within that folder.
"Dennis Bryant BPC Solutions" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> have you tried going into the command prompt and setting permissions using
> "attrib" Also try taking ownership of the directory?
> "Wille" <Wille@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> I have a really enoying problem! The folder that I keep all my music in
>> turned itself into write protection and I cant turn it off!?!
>> Every time I turn it of in properties and click on ok, exit and enter
>> properties again its there!?
>> I use windows vista home premium.