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Access and restrictions of files, documents, accounts, computers, etc.

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Some file in documents folder read only some not. Already changed all permissions

Restarting my computer one day, most of my files in my folders were switched to read-only. I've changed the permissions to allow everyone full control, as well as going through each user. After doing ...
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How to Always run Windows Store App as Administrator

I'm trying to launch Ubuntu 18.04 (WSL) as administrator by default. I can right-click and "run as Administrator" just fine. For most .exe's it's possible to do "always run as administrator" via ...
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Windows 10, Folder Properties > Security > Add, no object type “computer” available

Some how-to guides, like this one, require modifying folder permissions for a computer on the local network. In other words, provide special access permissions to a folder on this pc, to another ...
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Is setupVPN extension safe? [on hold]

I have Installed The setupVPN extension in chrome. But it is requiring some strange permissions! Is it safe? Why does it require these permissions? Here are the required permissions: Read and change ...
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GNOME permissions over ssh X session

I occasionally use GNOME softwares over a ssh -X session in a local network. It's usually eog or evince to view some file but sometimes it's more complex apps like nautilus or others. Everything ...
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How to see POSIX permissions on Windows?

I have a CentOS machine used as a Samba file server with many clients running Windows 10. Sometimes when I have problems, I want to troubleshoot by looking at POSIX permissions. How can I view (and ...
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Why do I need to set execute permissions to run a bash script when it can run if I force it with “bash test.sh?”

These are the contents of test.sh: #!/bin/bash echo "test me" To execute with bash test.sh,no problem. But to execute with ./test.sh,an error occur: bash: ./test.sh: Permission denied chmod u+x ...
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Application-specific Permission Settings

On a Windows 10 Pro system with all the latest patches I'm getting a lot of errors with Event Id 10016. An example: The application-specific permission settings do not grant Local Activation ...
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TOR Browser - canvas prompt - how to revoke?

I've visited a website and tried to upload and image, but this website prompted something like "Do you want to share canvas image info?.. Be careful, it can break your privacy, etc.". When I pressed "...
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Installing/Updating Programs on Server

I'm accessing my server, which is hosted by JustHost, via a SSH in order to install Selenium in order to do some web-scraping. I've run into an issue while trying to install it, however. Judging by ...
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How can i gain administrator priviliges on my Windows 10 Laptop? [on hold]

I have a Toshiba Portege Z20TB which the school provides for us, and i was wondering how i could gain administrator priviliges on it. There are 2 admin accounts i can view on cmd, one called "admin" ...
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Can't add metadata Tag to .mkv video in file explorer because I need permission from myself to modify the file

I'm on Win 10 1709. I can modify, delete, and rename files but can't add tags. Windows says I need permission from myself to modify the file when tagging. Below is a .gif of the issue. I already ...
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H00035: access to “file.php” denied, how to properly setup SELinux?

I have been struggling for the last days with this issue and so far I am not able to find any solution. The issue in a few words is (error message): H00035: access to index.php denied because ...
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Subinacl with for loop to apply permissions to a list of folders

I'm having a problem with subinacl and was hoping someone could help. I've tried searching through this site and in various sites online and couldn't find the answer I was looking for. (Maybe I just ...
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Windows 10 Refusing to Save Library Source Changes

Opening the Properties panel of one of the Libraries (Documents, Videos, etc.) and trying to add a folder source to the library's locations does not work. I can make visible changes in that properties ...

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