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Security permissions problems for system drive

  1. #1


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    Win 8.1

    Security permissions problems for system drive


    I can't create a simple text file and place it on my C: drive in Win 8.1 - says that I don't have permission. The properties of the drive show that I do - full control, every class of user. Am I missing something really simple?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 1,883
    7601.18247.x86fre.win7sp1


    Hey,

    Nope, it's by design. Best to just make a folder and then create the text file in that.

    C:\Files\
    Random.txt
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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