"X" can't be opened because you don't have permission to view it ... WTF?!

Discussion in 'iMac' started by eroxx, Nov 1, 2012.

  1. eroxx macrumors 6502a

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    Lately, when I am trying to open pics on my computer, I often get the above error ... What gives?!?!?!
     
  2. hfg macrumors 68040

    hfg

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    Cedar Rapids, IA. USA
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    Did you copy them from another account?

    Have you repaired permissions from Disk Utility?

    Check "Get Info" on your pictures folder and see if you have ownership and establish ownership and read/write on the folder and enclosed folders.
     

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