Edit "config.nt" under Vista

Posted on 2007-08-08
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
How do we edit the config.nt file under Vista (even as administrator - despite permissions saying we can - we can't)
Question by:mjacobs2929
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    Did you try runing editor (notepad) with elevated privileges? Or run command prompt as an administrator (right-click, Run as administrator), open file, edit, and save?


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    Expert Comment

    Also if you can please remove the "read only" attribute from the file before opening it. (right click, properties)

    Author Comment

    Actually I solved the problem by going into Safe Mode. But I tested your suggestion and it also worked, hence the points!

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