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lester says: 6 years ago I tried all the above methods, but failed to try and install a .exe file. Thanks, guys. In addition some control panel icons were either missing or would not execute. lol xD I found that ignoring it when the warning pop ups still did not grant me access to the app. weblink

Back to top #12 Graphicool1 Graphicool1 Topic Starter Members 178 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:UK Local time:07:47 AM Posted 20 January 2015 - 11:46 AM OK sorry about the delay, the I am the admin, the file is not blocked. Nothing worked, even in safe mode. I tried pretty much all solutions available on the web, but still this problem can't be solved, please help.

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A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Thanks so much - your thread is greatly appreciated. Hope this adds more help to this article. In 'threats and exclusions,' I added the problem 'exe' file as trusted and everything is back to normal.

This should help. 4] You may also want to check if you antivirus software is blocking the file for some reasons. hatcenter says: 6 years ago Thank you very much, mimimi, it worked for me. TheMan says: 6 years ago Thank you. Windows Cannot Access Network Computer MicheleH says: 6 years ago That message would not let me open ANYTHING..not even a folder.

Then, "advanced." 7. jcfenfen says: 7 years ago I have the problem in windows XP and I can't find the unblock option when I right click on the file. As everybody would tell you, first back up your registry before running the fix... How do I fix this?

This was my problem before and 'system restore' fixed it. Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Virus The fix was: Access Group Policy (Start -> Run -> type "gpedit.msc"), go to Administrative TemplatesWindows ComponentsApplication CompatibilityPrevent access to 16-bit applications and set it to "disable." You have to do Ski Bum says: 7 years ago I experienced the problem in Windows Server. Any help would be appreciated.

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I simply unblocked the file and installed it. I ran Windows XP and AVG. Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Windows 10 He began blogging in 2007 and quit his job in 2010 to blog full-time. Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Server 2003 Helpers are never far.

questor says: 6 years ago I am running WIN XP Pro with SP3. have a peek at these guys What commands or code can I enter on start screen to restore my laptop? VampireKingcoming 83,012 views 1:32 How to Fix Folder Access Denied Require Permission from TrustedInstaller - Duration: 5:39. 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 Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File While Opening Word

I get the same "Windows cannot access….." message! Tried booting into Safe Mode and running them with no success. I took ownership. check over here OK Now, you can install that file.

Thanks for the help. Windows 10 Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File There is no any other solutions other than these above methods to fix the windows cannot access the specified device path or file issue. I have no idea what to do… abhay says: 7 years ago great work man……..it worked for me and fixed my problem!

Balaji says: 4 years ago I am using Win 7 Ultimate.

Back to top #11 Phantom010 Phantom010 Members 944 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Cyberspace Local time:02:47 AM Posted 20 January 2015 - 11:21 AM I got this programme in 1997, you don't Then, click "continue." 5. Here’s a couple of possible ways to fix it, depending on your system. Windows Cannot Access You Don't Have Permission To Access I think I found the solution, but, you have to do it manually. 1.

Any help will be much appreciated. NO SERVER. Now wait for few sec and check your network folder and click on the drive most probably this issue will be fixed. http://macinstruct.net/cannot-access/windows-cannot-access-specified-device-path-or-file.html If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box.

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For the past couple of years a few of the things it used to do haven't even been showing in the programme. I can click on the same shortcut 10 times in a row, and it will work fine 8 times-giving the error the other 2 times. Shibupoolakkal P 156,163 views 3:25 [HD]2016 FIX Solve Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file error - Duration: 2:02. Helpers are never far.

Things like 'Mirror Image' and 'Rotate'. After hours of work, one of the last programs I tried to install was an old American Heritage Dictionary program that had suddenly stopped working months ago. If you are running Comodo firewall or something similar (other than the basic Windows Firewall), then disable that also. Thanks.

A little bit after that, this pop-up ad thing showed up featuring something called antivirus2004 or someting like that. To try to identify and resolve network problems click Diagnose" Error code: 0x80070035 The network path was not found. Ultimate Windows Tweaker will let you add the Take ownership of Files and Folders option easily to even Windows 8.1. 2] If it is a shortcut that you are clicking on IQ_IT says: 6 years ago Methods 1-2 did not resolve the issue, however Method 3 DID.

I am the administrator. I tried some of the solutions that were suggested, initially by MS themselves and then others. My problem is definitely related to the anti-virus problem, however, how it came up is unique to pretty much everyone here. Back to top #13 Phantom010 Phantom010 Members 944 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Cyberspace Local time:02:47 AM Posted 20 January 2015 - 11:54 AM It was a long shot, I know.

If you are able to run it, that means you account is not setup properly or is not in the right user group. Please try again later. It also happens when i try to see the files from the clients on the server it will fail.