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A required privilege is not held by the client

  1. #21


    Posts : 100
    Windows 8.1, 10, various Linux


    Quote Originally Posted by David Bailey View Post
    I just tried-

    explorer C:\Windows\Temp

    in an admin cmd prompt & it worked
    Yes, but you already made C:\Windows and C:\Windows\Temp accessible.

    I just tried the same thing under an admin CMD dialog and got:

    Click image for larger version

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  2. #22


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by brokensoftware View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by David Bailey View Post
    I just tried-

    explorer C:\Windows\Temp

    in an admin cmd prompt & it worked
    Yes, but you already made C:\Windows and C:\Windows\Temp accessible.

    I just tried the same thing under an admin CMD dialog and got:

    Click image for larger version
    It worked for me because I am the Owner & gave myself full control & access.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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