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    Directory locked/ set to Read only

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    Directory locked/ set to Read only
    hey when i install and try to run softwares like Auto cad , it shows Directory is locked by another process or set to Read only. Showing
    Directory:'/users/system name/
    Please help me get out of this.Screen Shot 2014-06-03 at 4.02.45 PM.png
    Last edited by bobtomay; 06-03-2014 at 07:20 PM.

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    Directory locked/ set to Read only
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    Right click the directory in question > Get Info > make sure the Locked checkbox is unchecked.
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    Directory locked/ set to Read only

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    Could you please elaborate
    Quote Originally Posted by vansmith View Post
    Right click the directory in question > Get Info > make sure the Locked checkbox is unchecked.
    Hey, i didn't get you"Right click the directory in question ".I even tried unmarking locked box in Users>>system>> get info. but its not changeable.
    Screen Shot 2014-06-03 at 5.47.39 PM.png

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    Directory locked/ set to Read only
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    From the looks of the picture, you want to make sure that /Users/karthikeyudu isn't locked.
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