> Well, here's the permissions tab for the folder in question:
> And here is the owner tab for the same folder:
> Looks like I am the owner and have full permission
> In the Effective permissions tab, user Jeff has all boxes checked.
> Still confused...
No, it should be Jeff(machine-name\jeff) who is the user of the
computer, just like Users(machine-name\users) or
Administrators(machine-name\administrators) are users of the machine.
If you add your user account the one you use to login to the computer as
a new user account to the folder (do the checkname) on the ADD or goto
<C> and added it there giving that account full rights, then that is the
account you should be using and NOT this Jeff/desktop thing. What is
this jeff/desktop thing about, because I sure don't know what that is
about? :-P How in the heck did that get there? :-P
Or you change the ownership to the Administrators Group account, because
your login user account if that is user/admin account is part of the
One can lead a horse to the water, but one cannot make the horse drink.
Here is a *test* I want you to do. You'll find it at "cannot change
Program Files to full control" thread in this NG, do the *test*. Maybe
you won't be so confused. <smile>