To gain full file write access, click Advanced, present underneath the permissions box. First, off, change the owner by clicking Change. It will open Select User or Group dialog for selecting the new owner of the file.
Repair security permissions for iTunes for Windows by: Nov 23, If you are unable to edit tag information in iTunes it is likely that the files are marked as read-only or your account does not have the correct security permissions to make changes.
This can happen when a library is moved between computers or accessed by a different account on the same computer. The error message "The iTunes Library.
The following process should install the correct permissions. Right-click on your main iTunes folder normally in User's Music unless you have relocated it and click Properties, then go to the Security tab and click Advanced.
Use the Change Permissions Note also that the Administrators group should normally have full control, though iTunes should work properly either way. When the permissions have been applied switch to the General tab of the folder properties dialog, click in the Read-only check box to clear it, then click Apply.
If you don't have the option to change the permissions then use the Owner tab and Edit Tick the option to Replace owner on subcontainers and objects.
Note that after applying such repairs folders will still show a read-only flag but any read-only files will have been reset to read-write status.iTunes.
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Enjoy all the entertainment iTunes has to offer on your Mac and PC. Sep 02, · "The folder iTunes is on a locked disk or you do not have write permission for this folder".
original title: Permissions problems I am trying to install 3rd party software (iTunes). Oct 04, · could not save copy as .. because write access was not granted.
Write access was not granted. Paul Cutler Dec 6, PM (in response to catuspete) It's a permissions issue. You will have to set the permissions on the disk in question (must be some kind of external) to allow your new user to read and write to .
Sep 09, · "The folder iTunes is on a locked disk or you do not have write permission for this folder". original title: Permissions problems I . Oct 04, · could not save copy as .. because write access was not granted.
Write access was not granted.
catuspete Dec 6, PM (in response to Paul Cutler) Paul, Thanks for the help. When I open the disk Icon and go to File-Get info, it tells me it is read only and will not . The authenticated user has not granted the app xxx write access to the child file xxx, which would be affected by the operation on the parent Ask Question up vote 2 .