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I just formatted my system and I'm having some problems in cleaning up stuff.

I had 2 partitions, formated C: and left with D:

Installed Win7 and I want to delete some of these folders in D:, but it's denying me permission, altought I'm the admin.

How can I clear these old permissions?


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You'll need to take ownership of the folder - taking ownership of the folder will allow you to grant yourself full control to that folder.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/308421 How to take ownership of a file or folder in Windows XP

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Thank you for the insight. But I'm using 7. I'll see if I can do that. Thanks! –  George Jun 9 '10 at 23:07
did not worked. Any ideas? –  George Jun 9 '10 at 23:10
nevermid :P thanks for the help. –  George Jun 9 '10 at 23:17

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