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#1 cmgladdis

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Posted 10 December 2008 - 08:52 PM

Not sure if this is the right forum, if not sorry. Anyways, I stupidly downloaded a program to change my SID in order to install a program. I wasnt sure exactly what a SID was so during the process I searched it. After realizing it was unneccessary for me to be changing it I cancelled the change half way through and quickly did a system restore. I now am unable to open most files, download new files, copy files onto a CD or USB drive among many other things. Is my system basically fried or is there a way I can fix it?

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#2 Charybdis

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Posted 10 December 2008 - 11:32 PM

http://download.sysinternals.com/Files/NewSid.zip

Let it finish what it started and you should be fine, failing that you might have to take ownership of your files, but newsid should fix the problem anyway.




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