problems replacing files within windowsdirectory

#1
Hello everyone,
I recently switched from windows xp pro to windows 7. I need to replace some files in the windows/system32/drivers directory but windows wont let me (i get an access denied notification).
I am already at the administrator account. Is there a way to be able to do this? Is there some kind of security that I can turn off?
I am rather new to the newer security features that microsoft has introduced since I have been a long time xp user.
Thanks in advance for any information,
Gretings, Anouk,
 


Mitchell_A

Essential Member
#2
The files are probably in use, considering it is the DRIVERS folder.
Why do you need to replace some of the files in there?
 


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