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Old March 17th, 2007, 10:17 PM   #1
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external firewire drive problem....

I have a Dell laptop running Vista with Core2duo and lacie external HD. I tried to save a project to the lacie and got a message saying I had to get permission from the "Administrator" and so I ended up saving it to the internal disk. How do I go about getting permission from the administrator?
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Old March 17th, 2007, 11:01 PM   #2
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Unless you're using someone else's computer, YOU should be the administrator. Go to Control panel/User Accounts, and see whether you're listed as Administrator - or, if you're logging in as a Guest you probably don't have admin privilege (these are ways of doing the task in XP, not sure what it's like in Vista) Steve
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