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NTFS Take Ownership Denied - Server 2003

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I have a directory that I cannot view, delete, or take ownership of. I get an "Access Denied" error when I attempt to take ownership. I'm a local administrator on the file server in question (Windows Server 2003 R2). Are there utilities for getting around this kind of situation? Or workarounds?
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Turning Cisco Security Agent off fixed the problem. It was blocking one of the subdirectories.
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A link to XcACLs would have been more helpdul than making me dig for it. I ultimately found another solution anyway.
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