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How to remove a write protected file

Last response: in Windows 7
a b $ Windows 7
August 9, 2010 4:58:18 PM

how can i remove a write protected file?
a c 288 $ Windows 7
August 9, 2010 6:31:23 PM

First make sure that the file is not a needed system file.

Right-click and uncheck any "Read-only" options. If the file is in use, you may need to boot in Safe Mode, or use a 3rd party software like