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windows cmd remove read only

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how can i remove read only with cmd?

i have tried this:
C:\Users\blaz>attrib -r C:\Program Files (x86)\EA GAMES\MOHAA\main\configs\unnam
edsoldier.cfg
Parameter format not correct -


C:\Users\blaz>

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Qualify the path in quotes and use capital R:

attrib -R "C:\Program Files (x86)\EA GAMES\MOHAA\main\configs\unnamedsoldier.cfg"
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by:helpchrisplz
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yess.
yesss..
yessss....
yesssss..................

bone on!

it worked omg!
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i feel your geek thank you
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by:Steven Harris
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Well "bone on" to you too!  I think...

In any case, glad I could assist.
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thank you for the "bone on"
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