Solved Desktop, need permission to perform this action Tags: Desktops Windows 7 Last response: August 3, 2013 5:55 AM in Windows 7 Share vFMXv August 3, 2013 4:53:13 AM When I try to drag things to my desktop I get this message...'You need permission to perform this action Desktop Shows the files, folders, program shortcuts and other items on the desktop' I've never had this message before. More about : desktop permission perform action goodguy713 August 3, 2013 4:56:52 AM your user account permissions need changed. m 0 l vFMXv August 3, 2013 4:59:05 AM goodguy713 said:your user account permissions need changed. How do I do this? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution goodguy713 August 3, 2013 5:55:11 AM well you need the administrator password .. sounds like you don't have administrator level access. control panel / user accounts / change user account control settings .. you have to have the administrator password to edit user accounts. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Desktop "You need Permission to perform this action" When I am admin! Forum Restore deleted files from recycle bin- Need permission to perform this action Forum You need permission to perform this action Forum "You need permission to perform this action" Forum Problem.. you need permission to perform this action Forum Solved"you'll need to provide administrator permission to (do this action)" Forum " Destination Folder Access Denied" "You need permission to perform th Forum Can't create new folder on desktop "no permission" Forum SolvedRemote desktop accessed without permission? Forum i can't create new folder on desktop it will take administrative permission but we dont know ,how i get permmission to create Forum i can't create new folder on desktop it will take administrative permission but we dont know ,how i get permmission to create Forum window 8.1 won't let me choose what happens when a USB is plugged in quick message take no action and I need to change that Forum SolvedBeing administrator i cannot delete folder windows 7 you need permission to perf Forum Need permission from everyone to copy a .dll file Forum you don't have appropriate permission to perform this oper.. Forum SolvedNeed a quick answer-action:) heatsink to high on Corsair? Forum Undo-ing "Windows can perform the same action each time" ??? Forum Windows can perform the same action... Forum You'll need administrator permission to move this folder Forum Need help to choose an action cam for skydiving Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !