Access denied in even cmd.exe with elevated privileges
You can try to create a new user account (Administrator) and check if the problem persists. If the problem persists then unfortunately you must perform a custom installation (all data will be saved to the Windows.old folder) but if the luck and the new user account works, then you can delete the existing account.
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I am running windows 8 and until a few weeks ago, I could play and enjoy age of Mythology, but now, whenever I try to play, I get this message:
"Access is denied. Please log on with administrator privileges and try again.
I read a few other posts regarding this issue and to be honest, none of them helps me at all and I found the instructions to be very complicated.
I think that my problem started only after an update or other Windows, but I could be wrong.
I'm on a laptop and no other other person has an account on or use this computer - so I thought that I was the administrator.
I really hope that someone can help me with what I really want to play my game again.
Thanks in advance.
Thank you for the update on the issue.
Yes, you are right that if the mentioned Windows Update is installed on your system, then some programs may not run. (For example, some video games not work.)
For more details and information on the mentioned update, you can see the article mentioned below and see if it helps you to solve the problem.
I recently bought a new computer and started reading Windows Vista inside
Off to learn all about the new operating system. In Chapter 2, section
on the configuration of the System Recovery Options, he said, "to see how much space.
System Restore is currently using, open a command prompt window and the question of the
following command: Vssadmin list shadowstorage
This command prompt is returned, ' error: you do not have the correct permissions.
to run this command. Please run this utility from a command window that has
high administrator privileges. »
I am logged in as owner, which is the default Administrator account the
computer. How can I connect administrator with elevated privileges?
From: Ronnie Vernon MVP
Simply raise the line of command manually. Go to start / all programs/accessories. Locate the "Command prompt" shortcut, right-click on this shortcut and select the "Run as Administrator" option.
Somewhere in this book, changes in the way of work user accounts is explained. The most notable change is that when you run with an administrator account, you run with standard user privileges. You must explicitly raise a process to obtain Administrator privileges.
Another response of the community of Windows Vista discussion groups
I get the error:
'Access denied that you have sufficient privileges.
You have to invoke this utility running in elevated mode. »
When I try to convert my external hard drive from FAT32 to NTFS by using the command prompt.
I am the only user on this computer and I am the admin. How can I give me more privileges to do right?
And if I can't do that, how can I convert the drive to NTFS without having to delete or move my files?
Start the command prompt with adminrights (click on "Run as Administrator"):
"A programmer is just a tool that converts the caffeine in code" Deputy CLIP - http://www.winvistaside.de/
I found an old thread about this, but apparently not resolved.
When I try to start monitoring (as an administrator), it generates an error.
Please answer the following questions for a better understanding of the issue:
(1) can you access other management tools as the Manager of devices without any problem?
(2) have you tried access to resource monitor using another Admin account?
I recommend you to enable the built-in Administrator account and check:
Follow these steps to enable the built-in Administrator account:
(a) press Windows + X
(b) type net user administrator / Active: Yes
(c) close the elevated command prompt.
(d) the built-in administrator will now be available to select to connect to.
(e) restart the system.
It could be useful, if you are still experiencing issues, please get back to us with the required information and the status of the issue.
I want workstation installation a Windows 7 where regular users only have power user rights, because I do not want that they either accidentally change important settings or for malicious to be processes able to run Web sites. However that these will be remote users there maybe times when they need a local administrator account to allow them to perform installation, correction or updating. So, I created a local user account, added to the Administrators group and used the Panel of local security policy and the account added to the list "Deny log on locally '.
It works by refusing the admin account to connect directly. However when I log in under the power user account and run something that requires elevated privileges the admin account is refused to carry out the process.
What is the combination of security settings can I refuse a desktop session Admin account but allows it to be used for processes requiring elevated privileges?
HelloThank you for contacting Microsoft Community.This is quite normal. When you refuse the privileges of local access connection, local users can not use the administrator account information because it is be the local login. So, it is better to create a domain and restrict the use of administrative operations to the administrator.
Rebooted to get the utility will, but he will not normal boot, safe mode, but once again. only way to reboot click on the button and let the F8 to take me to normal windows.
System32 seems to work hard, but not the process of 45 minutes for checkdisc, others talk about disk check who need 45 minutes. I did not comment on whether if the disc is dirty or not; as you can see I've already gotten so that it starts without any to happen
My goal is to get an extra speed in my system.
I also ran: ccleaner, System Restore, system boot update minimum tool, Malware, preparation and get a copy of my registry
Using Vista Business 32-bit
This is how to run and different orders in question:
"How to run the check disk at startup in Vista or Windows 7"
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I'm a YouTuber, and some of my old videos get saved in a folder. When I try to delete them that said "you need to provide administrator permission to make changes to this file. I AM THE ADMINISTRATOR! I BOUGHT THE COMPUTER AND CONFESS! I deleted the files like these before on the same account, network and computer! WHY NOW?!
Thanks for posting your question in the Microsoft forums.
I understand that you are in a frustrating situation because you found an "Access denied" message even after the connection to the computer by using an administrator account. We will help you solve the problem.
Access denied cause my occur if you do not have permission to the folder.
We will try these steps and check.
You can consult the following Microsoft article and check if it helps.
"Access denied" or other errors in the access to or work with files and folders in Windows
If the problem occurs even from the administrator account, check whether this is due to a software Antivirus installed on the computer. We had some cases where the issues of "access denied" occurred because of the conflicts of safety program third party with the driver installation. So, try the following suggestions.
If the problem persists, I suggest to try the next step and check if it helps.
Temporarily disable third-party security program. (If you have installed everything)
I ask you to contact technical support Antivirus to disable it temporarily and then see if that solves the problem.
Important: Antivirus software can help protect your computer against viruses and other security threats. In most cases, you should not disable your antivirus software. If you need to disable temporarily to install other software, you must reactivate as soon as you are finished. If you are connected to the Internet or a network, while your antivirus software is disabled, your computer is vulnerable to attacks.
I hope this helps.
Please report if the problem persists and we will be happy to help you further.
I'm unable to validate my version of Windows 7 Edition Home Premium that I purchased from the Microsoft Store some time ago. I thought that it has been validated but something happened and it seems that I have access to my own check of the system, for example when I typed 'cmd' to 'Run' and guest popped up, I then typed, "chkdsk/f" and received the following response, "access denied because you don't have enough privileges." You have to invoke this utility running in elevated mode. "I have also tried this by typing" chkdsk/r"and received the same response on command prompt.
There are more clues associated with this problem that I came across while trying to solve this problem, such as "igfxtrayWindow: igfxtray.exe - Bad Image and error code"Ox800700b7. "
When I went to my account at the Bank of Microsoft to reinstall my Windows 7 software, the Download Manager does not work, and "Windows Installer" appears to be missing from my computer.
An Active X program also will not install either when I try to validate my software.
Please, any help will be greatly appreciated.
I had the same problem with Windows 7 Home Premium, but I solved it. Everywhere where you keep your command prompt, right-click and then click 'Run as administrator'. Now, open the program and take a look. If there is anything else, please comment. ;]
Recently, after a good 6 months to give a fair chance to Windows 8, I decided to reinstall Windows 7 on my laptop. Installation went very well, no problems (it's the original operating system on this machine). When I installed 7 I didn't format my drive, and so all my files/directories have been moved to the Windows.old folder. I had already backed up everything so I tried to delete the record and was invited to give permission to the administrator. I clicked through and received the error message: you need permission from TrustedInstaller to make changes to this file.I know that this problem is everywhere, but before dismiss you this as a pointless post, that's what I tried (unsuccessfully) solve this problem:> Delete manually CMD with elevated privileges (no results, "access denied" after each item has been deleted in vain)> Turn off UAC (no change)> Delete using Shift + Delete to bypass the Recycle Bin> Add a DWORD value in the registry (UseSystemForSystemFolders)> Start in safe mode with CMD prompt, could not remove with CMD or via Explorer> Activate the hidden administrator account and remove using the Explorer/CMD> Change the folder permissions, raise my account permissions and creating a new user name or the group with my account with full accessI spent the best part of 24 hours trying to solve this problem. I would like to avoid reinstalling Windows because I had already transferred 200 GB of data on my computer before I realized it was a problem. Any help to fix this would be greatly appreciated!
Thanks for the reply. I totally forgot to include Unlocker on my list of failed attempts. It has disabled a lock that was in place, but has not changed and he could not remove the file. I tried to move the folder into a zip file too, so I could delete just that but while I am able to move the folder on my drive hard I can't move it to a zip archive.
Sorry, I thought that Unlocker is worth the try.
After all, you tried, I doubt that the following articles
would be useful but they both recommend the disk cleanup.
Windows 7 - How can I remove the Windows.old folder?
Windows 8 - How to remove the Windows.old folder
Since you have all your files backed upward... would not be a pure
install Windows 7 will be the best bet instead of agony
on this issue?
I use win7 ultimate x 64 as a MSDN. English version.
This week I tried to install privateinternetaccess.com's private Internet access software.
The installation failed and it turns out that I have some sort of error message access denied on updates of the register.
I just tried to upgrade to the latest version of vmware player and I get this message:
The MSI failed "C:\users" (the msi vmware)
Could not write value for the \system\currentcontrolset\services\vmware\performance key. Check that you have sufficient access to that key or contact your support team.
Since this is the second product which complained access refused to write a registry entry, I think that the problem is really that there is a problem in writing to registry entries. I'm an admins on the machine and I am the only user of the machine. I have had the machine for three years so I admined in my user name years.
I went looking for a restore point that is usually automatically created by windows update. But when I checked for restore points there is not. This seems odd. I've seen windows update tell me he was creating restore points.
What I want to do is to see if I can go back to a previous state relatively easily. But I can not find the opportunity to go back through the windows update process. Because I thought that windows update took points of restoration and protection of the disks in drive C is turned on I didn't manually restore points.
So my questions are:
Q1. Has anyone seen a problem where the ability to write registry keys is suddenly disabled for a user who is an administrator? I can't imagine just trying to install privateinternetaccess has disabled my ability to update registry keys. There must be something else that would have caused this. I also had Director of windows fails, and I could not make it work for a few months. It could be related.
Q2. If I did not restore points manually and the disk protection is enabled for the drive C and windows update has updated the operating system for years. How should I go back a month or two, through the windows update option? Is it possible to do?
Q3. If I can reinstall everything else fails. I put the MSDN DVD in the machine to run through the process of preparation for resettlement. When he asks if I want to update or install quite a new OS with none of the backup files, I said it upgraded. But in the phase of 'control' it says that the OS on the machine is newer than the operating system on the DVD (DVD win7 is 2009). So I wonder if I would have to reinstall the OS from scratch.
This has been a very annoying problem. I can't, for the life of me, find out how my ability to write to the registry is blocked as an admins. I can only imagine that there is some sort of permissions problem where something said that writing in the register should be blocked. The only thing I can imagine is that some app, perhaps privateinternetaccess has changed a few settings to block updates.
Another thing. I recently bought a small mp3 to wear while jogging. He was not able to find the update of the driver on this machine, so I tried to plug it into my laptop running win7 as well. The pilot was found immediately. It was a week ago. So this could be another symptom of this problem where the driver for an mp3 player was not found.
Any pointers would be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance if you're able to point me in the right direction on this one.
PS. I found this entry.
So I went in regedit as admins and looked over my permissions for the local computer. I am an administrator and full permissions for the registry entries. I see that the key of vmware isn't there and this would confirm that I wasn't able to write the registry key in the installation process. So it seems quite as my user is blocked update registry entries for a reason any.
PPS. I've logged on username administrator and also tried installing vmware player and received the same message. So not even administrator has the ability to write to the registry for the moment. ?? very strange.
If you still get the problem of the erratically during the installation with elevated privileges, I would advise you all to first uninstall any partial installation of vmware/privateinternetaccess programs using the Revo uninstall utility. The program comes in freeware or professional and freeware is not a "paralyzed" piece of software. The software quickly and completely uninstall the software that won't leave your computer and will catch installs partial which do not arise with the traditional programs and feature, uninstall native utility Windows.
Professional and Revo Uninstaller Freeware
When your system was purified of any previous attempts installation, perform a clean boot to prevent outside process interfere with the installation process.
This will start Windows conventional (i.e. not safe boot) and allow you to install the software. If you restart the installation process using run as administrator , I suspect you will have success.
I had problems with my computer for some time now. Various problems such as being not able to install updates for one reason or another (I think I got that one without screw it too many other top! haha)
The question I have now is with my Cookies folder. It is said there (C:\Users\---\Cookies) "is not available"... "" Access denied ". Why is this and how to "reconquer" access? And how, all of a sudden, what happened? A person may delete something, they shouldn't have? Or Whaat? Aaah!
* original title - Cookie file: ACCESS DENIED - has had no trouble with her before! What is going on? *
The C:\Users\---\Cookies file is a hidden, protected from the operating system that is not intended to be accessible to users.
To be more precise, it is a junction point that points to the folder that is accessible to the user C:\Users\---\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies
Defender does, access denied in the cmd box?
If you use Norton, AVG, Avira, Microsoft Security Essentials, McAfee, etc. the default action is for Windows Defender must be disabled, that these AntiVirus programs have their own Antispyware Applications.
There is nothing to worry.
Using both programs at the same time can cause system conflicts, etc.
If you are using one of the above AntiVirus programs, this Information from David O - Support Engineer shows you how to manually enable Windows Defender (disregard information from uninstalling; not possible in Vista):
"Go to start, Control Panel, Administrative Tools, Services. Look for Windows Defender.
Right click and select Properties , ensure that Startup Type is automatic.
Once modified, click apply and OK.
Quit and restart your computer. Check the back take the same path to confirm that Windows Defender has started"
If you want to have additional protection against malware using the version FREE of Malwarebytes AntiMalware:
And for now, change startup Vista programs without using Defender, use one of these methods:
"How to use MSCONFIG in Windows Vista"
Or the program Autoruns for FREE:
"V11.21 Autoruns for Windows"
See you soon.
I'm trying to download the attached photos from the emails I received on my AOL e-mail account. When I try to download the photos to "My pictures", I get an "access denied" message, even though I am the administrator.
There is no 'my images' as such to save, in Vista.
They are the Points of junction.
Upload to the right place where you want to save them.
Read the above.
\Documents and Settings\
\My Documents\My photos
Read the new path.
See you soon.
Mick Murphy - Microsoft partner
Original title: ave updated hd now I get message / cannot open because you don't have permission to access
Win7 had to reload disk F 7 now I get, I don't have permission to access my HD speedboat were I saved the time passed?
Just reply to us with the following details.
(1) how you did update the hard drive?
(2) what is the exact full error message?
(3) have you connected to your computer as an administrator user?
(4) you are able to access other drives?
(5) how have you plugged the hard drive of your computer?
You can follow the steps given in the links below and check the issue.
"Access denied" or other errors in the access to or work with files and folders in Windows
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