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Accidentally denied access to authenticated users

  1. #1

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    Microsoft Windows 8.1

    Accidentally denied access to authenticated users

    Hello to all

    I hav laptop of toshiba running Windows 8.1. In it there are three drives namely c, e and f. Acidentally i denied acess to authenticated users on drive F. After that I am not able to access the drive. But by clicking properties on F drive I clicked Security tab and then Advanced tab under it I realloted the Authenticated users full access to the drive F.
    Now I can access the drive but now the problem arises that I am not able to see the pictures or play the videos or install any software saved in this drive.Whenever I try to play the video etc. message appears either that I have no permission to open this or The file is not accessible i.e. the memory is not accessible where the file is stored.

    Kindly help

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    United Kingdom
    Posts : 40
    Windows 10 Enterprise 64-bit

    You can try going into security in properties then advanced then at the top there should be "owner" you should change this to your username
    I will send you a screenshot if you need it
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Accidentally denied access to authenticated users
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