I could see my whole day going up in smoke as I played with permissions which is 99% of the problem anytime something does not work on Windows. That is, when double clicking the setup file, it shows "Windows cannot access the specified device, path or file. CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). It's on my C drive not on a server. have a peek at these guys
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I'm typing this on my cell phone so yeah, as you can see, I cannot access the internet due to this problem. (And of course, I can't access other programs either.) Created by Anand Khanse. Log in to your account, double click on the certificate. 2.
Windows Server 2003 Terminal Services solve my problem. I want to go into safe mode and do a system restore so badly, but at the same time, I fear that there could be a virus causing a part of Press Windows-R. Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File While Opening Word Intermittent permissions errors just don't make sense.
Yes "try opening the program from its folder in the "Program Files"... Window Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Loading... Share this post with your friends Facebook Google Twitter Pinterest Tumblr StumbleUpon Stay Connected! I always get the message “windows cannot acces the specified file, path,etc.
Mimimi says: 6 years ago I had the same problem with an application I tried to open but I got it fixed now. Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Virus Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. The lnk.fix didn't help, but then I never thought it would make any difference. this is all happening after parental control settings were set by my parents for no stupid reason JOMEL JIM says: 6 years ago method 2 also works….how about can someone help
Any help would be appreciated. More about the author I graduated from Emory University in Atlanta, GA in 2002 with a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics. Copy that certificate to your pen drive or any other removable disks. NEver would have solved this without this info. Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Server 2003
If so, try opening the program from its folder in the "Program Files" folder on your C drive. But again , I know the password is correct because I can login to windows with it. Steps to Enable Network Discovery and File Sharing Once you done the above-linked step successfully check whether the issue has been fixed, if you face the Windows cannot access issue even check my blog klower says: 5 years ago hello im klower i haved this issue day ago but when i read what you said about anti-virus i desactivated and it was succesful thanks you
I never knew about blocked files on servers. Windows 10 Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File If the problem persists, check if you have the permission to access the file. it will work… rwdowney says: 7 years ago On windows 7, right click the file, go to properties and under the security tab edit permissions for all the user names.
The best solution that has worked for most people is to simply uninstall Internet Explorer enhanced security configuration. Back to top #4 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 14,943 posts OFFLINE Local time:09:31 PM Posted 20 January 2015 - 10:02 AM Right click the program shortcut > Run as Administrator. To those who have the same prob & doesn't want to uninstall AVG, try opening AVG User Interface, go to Tools -> Advanced Settings -> Resident Shield -> Uncheck Enable Resident Windows Cannot Access The Specified Device Path Or File Windows 7 My Computer SIGN UP FOR DAILY EMAIL NEWSLETTERCONNECT WITH US About Help Desk GeekWelcome to Help Desk Geek- a blog full of help desk tips for IT Professionals.
Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose How to fix solve Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file error VampireKingcoming SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe4,0904K Loading... For example, I have just copied a file from the system ‘A' and want to use it on the system ‘B'. help. news Here are a few troubleshooting steps you may try to fix the error.
Loading... It started to do some kind of animation as if it was checking through your computer for viruses. Thanks. ExGamer says: 6 years ago One more item to check for Windows 7 users.