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Access denied to 'my documents' folder

By Haruno13
Feb 17, 2010
  1. Hey i need some serious help..
    I recently just reinstalled my windows XP -home edition on my computer but opted to keep a back up file of everything that was on my computer beforehand..
    But now i am unable to access those files. It comes up with a "access is denied" message whenever i try to open them...How do i access the files?
    As you have already guessed by now, i am a complete and utter noob when it comes to this stuff...so i apologise now.
    Any help is really appreciated!

    Thank you!
     
  2. LookinAround

    LookinAround TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 8,395   +169

  3. Haruno13

    Haruno13 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thank you! Going to try it out now.
     
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