Re: Can't take Read-only off of folder.
>I am trying to take Read-only off of a folder and all sub files and folders
> in the Properties area I deselect Read-only (I don't even know why it was
> to that to begin with) and click Apply then select Apply changes to this
> folder, subfolders and files and click ok. It goes through the process of
> making those changes and I click to close properties, but when I go back
> properties the #$% folder is marked as Read-only again I could do this a
> million times and get the same results. UAC was turned off when the
> was installed and is still turned off. I can't edit the permissions to
> CREATOR OWNER full controll either, I click apply and it goes through the
> procedures and then Full control is unselected again, I have no idea what
> do to get these changes to stick, PLEASE CAN SOMEONE HELP ME?
The read only attribute on a folder doesn't mean anything. Why are you
trying to change that? It's actually in an indeterminate state. The
folders are open for reading.
Rock [MS-MVP User/Shell]