Jump to content


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.


Using Notepad

  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 Jackees


  • Members
  • 2 posts
  • Local time:07:31 PM

Posted 06 April 2018 - 08:31 PM

I'm trying to edit a batch file on the desktop and when I try to save the file it says access denied, I'm an Adm and running Win 7 Professional, outside of turning off UAC I don't know what to do! Please Help

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)


#2 Jackees

  • Topic Starter

  • Members
  • 2 posts
  • Local time:07:31 PM

Posted 06 April 2018 - 09:31 PM

Well I'm back, I found the answer! I opened Notepad as an Administrator then edited the batch file and saved it right away! Cool Beans :thumbup2:

Edited by hamluis, 08 April 2018 - 08:12 AM.

#3 hamluis



  • Moderator
  • 56,553 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Killeen, TX
  • Local time:05:31 PM

Posted 08 April 2018 - 08:12 AM

:thumbup2:, thanks for keeping us posted.


Happy computing :).



0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users