Note: This repair is no longer updated or supported but is updated as part of Tweaking.com.
Because of possible registry changes in modern operating systems, using these legacy apps is at your own risk.
2.8.8 – For all versions of Windows
Reset File Permissions are the same as Reset Registry Permissions. It will add admins and a system with full access. Will not remove current permissions or owner.
What will this fix?
Fixes any problem where not having the right permissions to a file will cause things to break, such as Windows updates and programs.
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