access privileges on Leopard

Discussion in 'macOS' started by armani, Oct 30, 2007.

  1. armani macrumors regular

    Jul 20, 2007
    Hi, I am trying to change file, to set up TM back up interval and when I go to save it says "You do not have appropriate access privileges". I am using administrator account, also went into file info and changed permissions to read&write and still get that message. Am I missing something here or is ti something else? I used to be abel to do that when used Tiger, with different files though.
  2. Jonvice111 macrumors newbie

    May 23, 2009
    I'm having exactly the same problem, why won't anyone answer this?:confused:
  3. upinflames900 macrumors 6502a


    May 20, 2009
    I don't know if there is an answer yet, I think Apple recognizes this as a glitch and hopefully they will fix it for Snow Leopard. I also got similar messages when running System Update.
  4. ElectricSheep macrumors 6502


    Feb 18, 2004
    Wilmington, DE
    The error is because you did not grant yourself write privileges on the parent directory. Change the permissions on the LaunchDaemons folder that contains

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