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Old 04-01-2009, 01:06 PM   #1
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can someone tell me how to disable the read only thing for a file? i tried this

"1)Right Click on the file or Application
2.)Then click on security-> click on advanced ->click on Owner(Select your login a/c)
->then click ok --> after that you will again see "advanced tab-> click it and selet the permission->then click on add ->Enter "users "in the object name -> click ok ->now apply -> and Now you can uncheck or check "Read-Only".

but it didn't work for me
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Old 04-01-2009, 02:31 PM   #2
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Move the file to a floppy/stick.
use DOS and enter:
attrib -r b: ("B" is where the files are located)
return
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How to delete read only file from a CD
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Old 03-03-2011, 04:57 PM   #4
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How to delete read only file from a CD
You don't, unless the disc is a rewritable. Once it's burned, it's on that disc forever. Or close to it. 50 years or so.
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snap the CD in half
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Perfect solution.
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