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Can we revisit the folder (contents) Read Only problem? On my Win 7 PC, after recovering from a virus, which seems to be gone, all of my folders are gray checked Read Only. Removing the check mark, saving does not work, it goes right back to Read Only. Consequently, files can't Unzip, downloads can't install, Save As doesn't do anything. Temp files can't be created, etc. The Attribute trick doesn't seem to do anything. Even Windows can't do some tasks and Explorer will restart after failing to create a temp file. My PC has only 1 user. Might this not be a Registry setting? Has this issue ever been resolved? I see a lot of posts where it hasn't, so what did everyone do with their PC, toss it?