Thanks!! Jim says: 3 years ago Everybody please read Brett's comment above here from 2/14/2014! This is the only guide that got it right. however I actually found this utility that will help to restore TrustedInstaller as owner if you find yourself having to change owners on a directory that TrustedInstaller is the default.
I'm not sure what to do, and currently this software is the only one that can work currently in my particular case. After upgrading to Windows 7 64-bit, Live Mail had a lot of glitches and doesn't receive all of my emails. Reply Chris Hoffman February 16, 2013 at 6:12 am Theoretically it makes it harder to mess with system files -- and for applications to mess with them. However if your install varies much from the perfect install compiled in Clean Reinstall Windows 7 then I would strongly suggest you invest the time do do one, because it compiles http://helpdeskgeek.com/windows-7/windows-7-how-to-delete-files-protected-by-trustedinstaller/
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You cannot check the box for controls. Sheldon Rudie says: 6 years ago Thank you for your excellent explanation. legend! djmicu says: 7 years ago Thanks for the detailed instructions!!
When I try to make changes to the owner, it tells me I can't, because I need administrator permission.
Thanks a bunch.
After just remove all permissions to "SYSTEM" and grant all permissions to your computer (will be listed as the computer name) and administrators, then boom youre done.
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Rick says: 4 years ago Emmy… I, too, had a small amount of difficulty doing exactly what I wanted to do.
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Good luck. I'm in Interior Design student and I can't afford to keep paying to have my projects printed out at a store. It will replace lost/corrupted system files. Trustedinstaller.exe Location Thanks.
what could be the problem.. Repair Trustedinstaller Taking Ownership of Files Warning – the TrustedInstaller user account owns your system files. I can change that to give "Full Control" also to admins, but the warning this time says "You are about to change the permission settings on system folders, which can result That was really an interesting point.
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But Windows still asks me for user permission even though I followed all of your advice above ! read review donshazly says: 7 years ago Why does Microsoft have to always add new annoying crap to each version of Windows! Reinstall Trustedinstaller Windows 7 He began blogging in 2007 and quit his job in 2010 to blog full-time. Trustedinstaller.exe Download Windows 7 X64 I was renaming a couple files inside a subfolder of "Program Files (x86)" and I kept being told I needed Administrator permissions. (The files belonged to the owner "TrustedInstaller.") It wasn't
However if your install varies much from the perfect install compiled in Clean Reinstall Windows 7 then I would strongly suggest you invest the time do do one, because it compiles Still, am asked for Admin permission while I'm the Admin (and only user). Right click file/folder and choose properties - advanced - change permissions. In my previous Vista PC, it was no problem at all to do so. Trustedinstaller The System Cannot Find The File Specified
EDB says: 3 years ago Windows 7 will not allow us to take ownership of anything in System 32. bobl61 says: 7 years ago Works a treat…if you're having trouble, make sure you have applied the second step, or it will not work! I go into hkey_local machine-system and right click sebum and give my log on user account full control incase I want to delete a service or two. TrustedInstaller is a major pain for someone like me who knows what he is doing and routinely edits and deletes system files.
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Select the Administrators user and enable the Full Control checkbox to give administrator accounts full permissions to the files.
plssssssss help! I didn't realize it was so simple! =) Pete says: 5 years ago Lots of people have said it before but I am going to say it again: Thamks for posting As a suggestion, you might consider putting the icing on this task by detailing what's necessary to remove the "deadwood" from the registry. (I was able to remove most but not Sfc Scannow from windows photo gallery and hundreds of unwanted Videos that I don't want.
it's saying i need permission from a specific account (the only one on my computer, the one i'm signed in on) and i cannot fathom how to change it. TrustedInstaller still has the power over my computer, hence I cannot access certain parts of Task Manager. Didn't have this much problem with XP. ID: 2 Posted January 30, 2016 Hello alessandro72 and MBARW actually doesn't mark for delete on reboot, you simply need to reboot to restore them. -@Decrypterfixer, Developer A system restart
Malcolm says: 5 years ago Thanks for this. Take care. RoscoJones says: 5 years ago I have Win 7 64 bit When I right click on the file I want, there is a "Take Ownership" selection on the menu. The Security window does not list TrustedInstaller just the user names of System, Administrators, and Users with full control, etc.
didn't work either i really hope someone can help me here. Emmy says: 5 years ago I am the Administrator, and I also have an account with admin rights. Meanwhile, I listed detail steps to take ownership of file/folder. 1. My initial search found a page with the same instructions as here, but with additional instructions for cleaning out the Task Scheduler.
Great link. "helpdeskgeek" dsrezvf says: 6 years ago Hey, guys. It works for me. :) awolwall says: 6 years ago Yay! Geek1945 says: 7 years ago Thanks for showing how to swim in MS shark infested waters. Now the question comes!
What is the point of all this jumping through hoops to accomplish a simple task like changing a system file?