How to access the file?
Issues of access to one or the othersystem (and not only) files appear on various forums and sites with a regular periodicity. Therefore, we decided to create this instruction for you. You will learn what to do in cases where you can not access the file. Let's consider some variants of the decision of the given problem.
How to access the file using GUI tools
Very often access to a particular file orThe folder is required for users who would like to manage its permissions. In this case, you can get by using the Windows graphical interface, which is abbreviated as American GUI. In order to use the GUI tools, find the desired folder for which you need to change the permissions and right-click on it (PCM). You will see the drop-down menu, in which we need to select the lowest point - "Properties". Click on it LMB - left mouse button and go to the tab "Security". There, find the "Advanced" button below, click on it LMC and find the "Owner" tab, then click on "Edit". In the "Name" column, select the user, or administrators or the owner of the computer, if you want to have access to the folder only you. You will also need to check the "Replace the owner of subcontainers ..." box, then click "OK".
How to access the registry key
This happens less often, but someusers can come in handy. Go to the registry. You can do this by opening the Start menu and typing "regedit" in the search box below, then pressing "Enter". Now click on one or another section of the PCM registry and select the menu item "Permissions", then click "Advanced" and then do everything the same as in the previous version, that is, "Security" - "Advanced" - "Owner" and then we set permissions for your account. Under the list of groups or users, click "Change" and, if necessary, add a new user - "Add." Now enter the name of your account and click "OK", after which we will be asked to set the appropriate permissions by adding or removing the check marks on the corresponding items: for example, such as "Full access", "Change", "Reading", etc. .
Other ways to gain access
Get or change the settings for accessing the file,folder or disk can be and with the help of special commands. Go to the start menu and type the command "cmd", then click "Enter". In the menu that appears, select "Run as administrator". Now, in the cmd window, type the following command: takeown / f and then follow the address of the file or folder in quotation marks. For example: "C: Program FilesAdobePhotoshopCS5photoshop.exe". Thus, the full command will be: takeown / f "C: Program FilesAdobePhotoshopCS5photoshop.exe" - now click "Enter" and then type the command: icacls "C: Program FilesAdobePhotoshopCS5photoshop.exe" / grant VasyaPupkin: F - note that after file name, you add permission ("grant") for access to a specific user ("VasyaPupkin"). Thus, you now know several ways how to access the file, and what to choose - see the circumstances.