Re: Read Only - Folders Problem!
I'd been wondering about those inaccessible folders I have Tim. Probably
should just hide them, rather than remove?
"Tim" <tim_at_overthere.com> wrote in message
> If you are truly arranging your folders like they were with XP, then you
> need to be aware of some basic changes in the Vista folders. There is no
> longer a "My documents" or My - anything. The folders are there but are
> now system-only junctions (for backward compatibility of older
> applications). That is probably the reason Vista will not allow you
> Your documents now go in "c:\Users\your_logon_name\Documents". Music is
> now in "c:\Users\your_logon_name\Music"...etc., etc.
> "danonone" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> HI there,
>> I have a new instal of Vista, I am trying to arrange the folders how I
>> to have them on my old XP PC.
>> When I copy o music album folder for example, Vista will not allow me to
>> Paste it to the "Music" folder.
>> I notice that every folder is set to "Read Only". Vista asks me for
>> permission to move the folder but still get an access denied error.
>> Also if I try and remove the RO from the folder it seems to do it but
>> its still RO!!
>> This is really doing my head in, I love Vista so far but at the moment I
>> want to throw it out the window.
>> Thanks in anticipation!