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How to Access Restricted Folder in Windows : Access Denied Error
Window sometimes doesn’t allow to access your own data and show access restriction error i.e. “Access denied”. So if you are facing this problem then today’s tip is for you.
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Remark: This method required administrator rights of the system.
Access denied is mainly due to limited authority or conflict with the ownership of the folder.
Get Access to Restricted Folders by Windows
1. Log in your Windows Administrator Account.
2. Now we need to access the Advanced properties of the restricted folder so Right click on the folder and select Properties.
5. In the Select User or Group Popup add your account username, here we are using Administrator account so we will add administrator in the Enter the object name to select.
7. Now click on OK button and below the Owner option, click on Checkbox next to Replace owner on sub containers and object options.
That’s it, Now you have the access to the restricted folder and all other sub-folders. You should also read this little trick: