Re: Why do I get 'YOU NEED PERMISSION TO PREFORM THIS ACTION'
The C:\Program Files folder is heavily restricted in Vista. This is part of
the new Vista security model.
Generally, If you want to save or archive files you should be placing them
somewhere in the C:\Users\username folders.
"Buddha" <Buddha@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> I am saving the file in C drive, program file and then in a folder
> "Mike Bernstein" wrote:
>> Before anyone can answer this, we need to know where within your filing
>> system are you trying to delete and/or save? In other words are you
>> to do this in your user areas e.g. c:\Users\<username>\Documents or
>> somewhere else entirely. Vista is more sensitive than XP about where you
>> do these things without question.
>> Mike Bernstein
>> "Buddha" <Buddha@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> > Every time I want to delete something, save some thing i keep getting a
>> > message 'you need permission to preform this action' What do I turn off
>> > to
>> > quit getting this error message?