Files locked with "share with nobody"

I used the right-click mouse button to select "share with nobody" on a personal file. It did not ask for a password or anything else to allow myself in. Now the file is locked and denied excess to myself. What is the procedures to undo this? This is a home computer and I was just trying the different things to do as I am new with my W7.


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You can alter the security manually. This is an involved process and can easily go wrong.
But there is a saviour. Unzip the attached file and run the Take ownership.reg. Now, when you right click a file, you will see an option in the dropdown menu to "Take Ownership

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Thank you so much for your help. Problem solved!!
From Lerato

hi , i have done exactly as you say with locking files by sharing with no one, can you tell me how or what program helped you recover your file?

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