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    My desktop is locked... or something.

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    My desktop is locked... or something.
    I can't modify my desktop. I can't add a new folder or bring anything onto it. When I try to do this it tells me I don't have sufficient privileges to do this, and that the desktop cannot be modified. I am on the master login and there is no other login at all. This is also effecting my internet downloads. I now cannot download ANYTHING AT ALL. No dashboard widgets, no psds or anything. Please help because I'm about to kill myself.

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    My desktop is locked... or something.
    PunkRockTuba's Avatar
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    May 27, 2005
    Location
    Oklahoma City, OK
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    Specs:
    17" MacBook Pro, 8GB iPhone
    right click the desktop and click get info, to go the bottom and expand Ownership & Permissions. Make sure it says You can Read & Write. Expand details and make sure it says Owner, your username, access read & write. Hope this fixes it, this happened to me once.

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    My desktop is locked... or something.
    coach_z's Avatar
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    Jul 23, 2004
    Location
    North NJ
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    i dont have no mac's
    has it alwas been like this?

    check your user account information and make sure you have the privleges to alter things like this.
    MoTM honor roll...
    when?
    i dont remember

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    My desktop is locked... or something.

    Member Since
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    Could this be an Apple Remote Desktop issue?

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