Re: Vista 64 Bit Read Only STUCK ARRGGG
Please tell me someone has an answer for this. I too am ready to throw this
comp out the window.
> They show themselves as read only. marked. And when I try to change settings
> in programs or save games; or work with temp; they just dont save. at all. I
> have Full Admin Rights (has been confirmed in cmd prompt too.) and all I
> want; is this auto read only turned off. When Iturn it off; it turns it back
> on. I cant work with this!
> "Paul Smith" wrote:
> > What do you mean the files are "read only" are they actually marked as read
> > only in their properties, or are you trying to write to locations you don't
> > have permission to?
> > --
> > Paul Smith,
> > Yeovil, UK.
> > Microsoft MVP Windows Shell/User.
> > http://www.dasmirnov.net/blog/
> > http://www.windowsresource.net/
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> > "SirCabbage" <SirCabbage@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > news:1C63B7AA-F214-41D7-8341-60912DFB793C@microsoft.com...
> > > Okay; I have vista 64 bit home premium. I have disabled UAC because I find
> > > it
> > > to be highly annoying. Another thing I find highly annoying is; no matter
> > > how
> > > much I try to stop it; vista always seems to think I am a moron and sets
> > > EVERY SINGLE ONE OF MY FILES to read only. Now I heard if you disable
> > > security center/windows defender you can un-readonly everything. I tried
> > > that; didnt work; yes I reset to make it active. Then I reactivated them;
> > > still didnt work. I tried a document on how to manually turn off Read
> > > Only;
> > > but even then it didnt work. Once; I dont know how; I managed to turn it
> > > off;
> > > but every single time that I installed something new it went to read only.
> > > It
> > > is REALLY annoying; and I swear this is pissing me off something chronic.
> > > I
> > > cant be a heavy computer user when I cant even do basic system operations
> > > since vista seems to think I am a straight jacket. Belive me though; if I
> > > dont find a way to turn it off; this computer will be dead and I will be
> > > in a
> > > striahgt jacket. I want either a way to EFFING TURN THIS OFF. or a patch
> > > offical or unoffical I DONT CARE I just want this read only stuff OFF. Now
> > > if
> > > you think I am overacting. It is hard to live with winamp constantly not
> > > showing your last playlist; or opera showing pages you had open when I
> > > first
> > > transfered the config files across. Trying to change settings on open
> > > source
> > > programs that refuse to change thanks to this ahem of a system that I cant
> > > disactivate. When I do; it turns itself BACK ON .