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Gain full access to all folders

Stef Merlijn
Stef Merlijn asked
Last Modified: 2012-08-13

I have a Windows-user which has administrative rights.
But, even though I installed the OS myself, Windows 7 blocks access to certain systemfolders like:
C:\Program files (x86)\
C:\Program files\

How can I grant full access to my user to all folders?
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Lower down uac settings or disable uac setting and check...reboot computer and then try accessing folder.

Stef MerlijnDeveloper


Did that already, but it had no effect.
Stef MerlijnDeveloper


When I right-click on the C:
Then properties and securtiy tab.
There I add my own user. And give it full access.
When clicking OK I get a message on certain folder, saying that right couldn't be set for the folders involved.
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