Re: Insufficient Privileges
> I've been trying to open an application with a self-extracting installer
> I've downloaded, and keep getting this error message:
> "Unable to write to the temp directory in
> C:\Users\X\AppData\Local\Temp\. Check that you have write access to this
> Every account has full access and ownership of every file on my
> computer, and the account I'm using is the admin. I've checked this more
> times than I care to count, have tried opening in safe mode to receive
> the same error message, and have even tried downloading a different
> version to see if maybe it was corrupt, and received the same result.
> I've had this error a few times in the past, but never on anything I was
> so intent on trying out that I've become this frustrated. Any ideas?
You do realize in Vista that the Appdata folder is not a real folder
right? Thats why you cant write to it. its a "junction".