Re: Access is Denied under admin Rights
Yes, I found that folder but instead of "Local" it says "Local Settings".
BUt it denies me access. I'd like to get into the folder and get the
archive.pst file. It is huge and I'd like to transfer the contents to a DVD
and delete its contents.
"Jane C" wrote:
> Documents and Settings and Local Settings are not real folders. They are
> junctions/symlinks which point legacy applications to the correct folders in
> Vista. If you notice, they all have a shortcut arrow on them and are
> semi-transparent. In Vista, Users replaces Documents and Settings.
> C:\Users\Yourname\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Mail
> Jane, not plain 64 bit enabled :-)
> Batteries not included. Braincell on vacation ;-)
> "Rayzer" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> >I have just installed Vista.
> > My problem is that I wish to access the "Local Settings" Folder in
> > "Documents and Setting" to copy in my backed-up mail files. I was always
> > able to do this in winXP. But now in Vista, even logged in as
> > administrator, I cannot access this folder. Any help would be great.