Only displays temporarily for a folder while setting to be applied to files in folder. General Discussion Things I have tried: 1 Enabled hidden administrator logon and logged onto it. There is a easy fix for this however. Truthfully, under normal circumstances we shouldn't be changing permissions on a whim. And the motto is 'Don't believe all that you see.
I've just got my new Vista laptop and am having trouble with folder properties. And will this give me back control of my files? I'm currently running Windows 8. Are you sure it isn't a permissions issue? Click on the Office button at the upper left of the Word window. Files that are marked as Read Only might be treated as read only by some applications but there is no real guarantee of that notice that Explorer will quite happily let you delete them. Folders cannot actual be set as read-only though. Finally, after days of searching, I ran across a tip that has fixed my problem twice, now. So now am starting again.
Thahaseena M Microsoft Answers Support Engineer. Process Explorer can tell you. May 23, 2014 at 7:31 am Since I reported this problem to CyberText last year, the following steps have helped me avert the problem. I have Word 2007 on Windows 7 64 bit. I suspect it the constant updates that have cause this fault and clearly it is still not been solved by microsoft.
Three questions: 1 Has anyone tried to reinstall a new Word 2007 to replace the old one i. So if you just want to block access to a folder for a specific user or group, click the Add button first and once added, you can check the Deny button next to Full Control. Without administrator rights, you cannot remove administrator from the access list, nor change the owner if it was administrator. Editing Permissions Before you can edit any permissions, you have to have ownership of the file or folder. And there was a great amount of probability you would punch the wrong card you had to follow closely the final diagram you wrote , or put it in the wrong place or mistakenly punch a hole in the wrong place.
But for some reason, it happened only the last time I edited the document. And, each time I tried to open it, it opened in Read-only mode! When a file ex: text file is set as read-only, the file can no longer be altered since it no longer allows write permission. Now all my docs are opening Read Only May 22, 2012 at 8:57 am The same very frustating issue I have here and in my case it is resolved after removing the Visio objects in the document. Save to the My Documents folder instead. You can access these permissions by right-clicking on a file or folder, choosing Properties and then clicking on the Security tab. I then tested and verified that the issue still exist, ie. In Windows, folders cannot be set as read-only.
So what do each of these permissions mean? Step 6: Password Security-Settings window will open. However next time when I look. The problem is that sometimes on mistake I edit the Back-Up files. Now you can check the Allow column or Deny column. It happens at the most inconvenient time — frequently when up against deadlines.
In Windows, you can set or unset the read-only for files and folders to give files write protection. However, when others can access the computer, like family or friends, then permissions can come in handy. You can even if you like. In Windows Explorer, there is a checkmark next to Read-only in the folder properties. Whenever I tried to unset this attribuite even if W7 seems to comply the folders actually remain in the. One must solve the problem of removing the read-only attribute and I have run out of my limited options.
Changing attributes did not work. And less alone, someone who could not download anything unles his browser was configured to drop all download on the desktop. Going to Properties tab Security didn't work for me. Which uninstall programs leaving no traces behind, which the Windows uninstaller Uninstall a Program - in the Control Panel does. . Chris February 15, 2019 at 2:56 am.