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Administrator Permissions and Forced Delete


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#1 clayto

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Posted 17 January 2016 - 04:24 PM

Just lately I have been geting the response that I do not have permission to carry out delete, plus there is a small group of files which are the remnants of an uninstalled app which cannot be deleted --- I use a Forced Delete utility which unlocks and deletes these files, they are removed, but after re-starting they have reappeared. And  I cannot gain access to make changes to a file's Properties which I understand is required. 

 

I know this is to do with a limited Administrator status and permissions, even though I am the Administrator and the only user. I have read some articles about this but so far have not been able to follow them. For example, when I try to use Command Prompt Admin as described in an article I get the response that the system does not recognise the command, so I know I am not entering it right.

 

Help with this would be appreciated.



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