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Yodamoo says: 6 years ago I get this error while trying to install Windows XP on my computer. I never knew about blocked files on servers. I have Windows XP SP3, all recent updates installed. One such error you may come across while opening a .exe file is : Windows cannot access the specified device, path or file. check over here

You're running it on quite a low spec machine and even with high spec machines it can take a while for it to get beyond 0%.ORSomeone else may have a better On the windows 7 I have AVG antivirus that says it's a trojan virus I cancel the action (since on my XP, nod doesn't say it's a virus) but still in I find that it works for me when the program is launched from the command prompt. 1. But your fix worked.

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Get the answer gtmaster303Jun 1, 2012, 11:46 PM I just tried doing another fresh install of Windows 7, and this time the setup asked me for a driver CD (which obviously Tim says: 5 years ago Had this issue on one W7 PC which was set up same as another that was working ok. Check and make sure the file isn't being run from the Documents library folder. Just give full control to everything/one.

Norton Internet 200X, Bitdefender, AVG anti-virus, Trend Micro 200X can all cause this problem. Cox 376,770 views 50:40 How to Fix Folder Access Denied Require Permission from TrustedInstaller - Duration: 5:39. My fix was the same as LizLock, I forgot that Xp AntiSpy disabled 16 bit applications, reset the setting and viola it is fixed. Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File While Opening Word Choose your language.

Hopefully my thread may help someone else as well heisenburgerNov 11, 2012, 8:26 AM I have the exact same problem you had! WINDOWS 10 windows cannot access specified path,file or device.plzzzzzz.help me Windows cannot access the specified device path or file Windows cannot access file. Choose the Properties option. 3. Mariee says: 6 years ago Please help me!

Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Virus When you copy an EXE file from another computer to a Windows Server 2003 box, there is what is called a blocked property set on the file. I can't even get into add/remove programs without getting the Windows can't access specified device, path or error….Please Help!!!! If that doesn’t work, another thing you can do is to add the server name to the list of Trusted Intranet Sites in IE. //servername Make sure to log off and

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Jett Moses says: 6 years ago None of this worked. Steps to Enable Network Discovery and File Sharing Once you done the above-linked step successfully check whether the issue has been fixed, if you face the Windows cannot access issue even Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device You May Not Have The Appropriate Permissions It's been many years since MS ceased updates and disowned it. Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Microsoft Word h_plus says: 6 years ago Hey, all.

First, I tried playing with the security settings, and change accessibility from advanced settings, and even tried the unblocked security from file property as someone suggested. check my blog oscar says: 6 years ago I uninstalled IE security, added the servers to the local trust in IE, and checked the "block-exe'' thing, but I still cannot open anything. CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Any help will be much appreciated. Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Server 2003

questor says: 6 years ago I am running WIN XP Pro with SP3. Related Resources solved Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file. Thanks man! http://macinstruct.net/cannot-access/windows-cannot-access-the-specified-device-appropriate-permissions-to-access.html Sometimes I amaze myself at the simple fixes :D Stacy Wong says: 7 years ago i have the same problem with Window XP service pack 3.

Chitriguy says: 5 years ago This just popped up yesterday. Windows 10 Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File You may not have appropriate permissions" when I want to install program from the autorun or setup exe that is inside the cd installer that I want to install on my need help asap Keep getting the "windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file..." error.

So, fearing that was some kind of spyware or malware, as i've seen it before, I force closed the program.

AvoidErrors 242,169 views 2:52 Introduction to File and Share Permissions in Windows Server 2012 - Duration: 35:11. To those who have the same prob & doesn't want to uninstall AVG, try opening AVG User Interface, go to Tools -> Advanced Settings -> Resident Shield -> Uncheck Enable Resident Selfmade Lex a proven helper story 170,515 views 5:39 Windows 10 Demo (Technical Preview) - Duration: 9:33. Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Windows 7 My Computer JohnH says: 6 years ago You also get this error is you are trying to run a 16 bit program and have the following group policy enabled: Administrative TemplatesWindows ComponentsApplication CompatibilityPrevent

{{offlineMessage}} Store Store home Devices Microsoft Surface PCs & tablets Xbox Virtual reality Accessories Windows phone Software Office Windows Additional software Apps All apps Windows apps Windows phone apps Games Xbox He began blogging in 2007 and quit his job in 2010 to blog full-time. it will work… rwdowney says: 7 years ago On windows 7, right click the file, go to properties and under the security tab edit permissions for all the user names. have a peek at these guys Thanks for posting it!

You'll need 2 Gigs or so just to run Windows without any other programs running. I can right click and run as admin, but is there a way to fix it? Remon linom says: 6 years ago Just rename the file to less than 8 characters and try out. If you are able to run it, that means you account is not setup properly or is not in the right user group.

Balaji says: 4 years ago I am using Win 7 Ultimate. Helpers are never far. James says: 6 years ago I also stumbled upon this error on my Win XP SP3 desktop computer. So today I thought I'll just uninstall and reinstall, but this time on a different drive.

I can see what you mean, and I may have to upgrade the ram at some point. If it is, move it to a more suitable location such as C:downloads and it may run fine from there. I wonder if the program I blocked has anything to do with the 16 bit program thing? I am having a bit of trouble with this error.

Thanks a lot. You may not have the appropriate permissions to access the item." The programme in question is 'Microsoft Picture It! 2'. file. You'll need 2 Gigs or so just to run Windows without any other programs running.

Turned out that adding NETWORK in security for the folder (on server) let it through. What is going on? Guest Post Contact us Facebook Twitter Google Plus Instagram VK Home Technology WordPress Tips & Tricks SEO Free Stuff Tips & Tricks Fixed: Windows cannot access the specified Device, path or I renamed the Authentium folder and re booted.