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Jenessa I'm having an issue with my external drive. can you please help me on this master? Please help me! You could attempt to let it continue as it seems like it is working albeit at an excruciatingly slow pace, but I would defiantly run some diagnostic tools on the HDD check over here

Thank you for all your help. The data on the hard drive is much more important to me that the data on the laptop itself. I have bookmark the forums that you suggested and they are very informative. So, I have to solve this online. http://superuser.com/questions/168515/cannot-acess-folder-on-externally-mounted-hd

Access User Folder On Old Hard Drive Windows 10

May be you can help me out with this? Access is denied." Note: This is an external hard drive I got from a friend and it has been used on my laptop before but is not working now matthias9119 Just Then switch user to that account (no password unless somebody already activated that account and put one in), bring up a command prompt (run as administrator) again, and type the following

Your website is awesome and I have found information that is extremely useful. now recently I have re installed my vista. step 2 worked for me thank you chief Report ShDaiZuki- Aug 1, 2013 03:23AM You are a darling!! Take Ownership Of Drive Windows 10 Daniel July 11, 2012 at 9:01 am The cmd-command worked for me as well, thank you SO much!

u are really great Report shasi- Apr 25, 2013 12:30AM thanx Report Ubaid- Apr 26, 2013 12:39PM It didnt work for me! .-. External Hard Drive Access Denied Windows 10 I moved the drive to a Windows 7 machine and performed the operation. Join the community here, it only takes a minute. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/281484-32-computer-open-folders-external-hard-drive Ask a question and give support.

Report Abel Kakraba- Mar 8, 2013 06:28AM thnx a lot bro. No Security Tab In Properties ali August 18, 2012 at 5:36 pm hi dear HA14, since it seems ur an expert in this field i need you to do me this favor please. Sorry to eat up more of your time on this. ilove you!

External Hard Drive Access Denied Windows 10

Processing the G:\ drive Finished processing the G:\ drive. 0 files processed. Login now. Access User Folder On Old Hard Drive Windows 10 One other thing (seperate to the above) When you browse through the files/ folders on your external HDD are you able to drag any files over to your laptop? How To Get Permission To Access External Hard Drive SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved.

the "changing ownership of" thing is still going through files so it hasn't frozen and i'm only trying to access the user file which wasn't particularly big in size either. check my blog So… what do I do now? I have two internal drives which were plagued by viruses. Try downloading the reg file below. How To Access User Folder Windows 10

Browse other questions tagged windows-7 windows-vista 64-bit permissions mount or ask your own question. The reason that your laptop couldn't boot past the Windows start screen may well be down to a faulty HDD which would also probably be why the Changing Ownership is taking Any ideas? this content Make sure that box is checked.

The data is write protected." There is a continue button but I get this pop-up for every single file it reaches. How To Take Ownership Of A Drive Advanced check names (inside a box I can click on) are at the bottom of the window.How do I regain access to my files? you're a life saver....

John Lee Further testing shows that the "Document and Settings" folder on the external drive points to the folder of the same name on the c: drive.

The shop said that I could come across the problem of "taking ownership" like your article mentions. by fmitchelltx01 / May 20, 2014 10:42 AM PDT For some reason I can't access the files on my WD Elements external Hard drive. I imagine this is about where the error on the hdd is located. You Don't Currently Have Permission To Access This Folder Second option resolved my issue. :) Helpful +0 Report ALISTER May 21, 2013 05:39AM You the man.

YouKnowWho Thank You. Thanks for saving all of my precious files! Proffitt Forum moderator / May 20, 2014 10:54 AM PDT In reply to: Denied access to external hard drive? have a peek at these guys greetings from france baby Ross Hi, Thanks so much for the advice but I've hit a brick wall in my attempt to access a drive I took out of a dead

You should now see the Ubuntu desktop. kads I followed all these steps and took ownership of drive..I could open drive and folders, but when I open pictures folder and click on a photo..message came up saying access now it is solved by your answer.... If there is something wrong with the HDD then attempting a factory restore will be out of the question after??

Had to set privileges as well, but that was exactly what I needed! I tried pressing continue over and over for 5 minutes in the hope that maybe it was only the files in one folder that would have this problem but it seems Or Try right-clicking on the file Properties>Share With>Specific People> Home Group (read/write) Another thing to double check is to see that when you are taking permission (changing ownership) is to make I will check the two forums and post back.

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