Windows 10: unable to delete file or change security/ownership

Discus and support unable to delete file or change security/ownership in Windows 10 Network and Sharing to solve the problem; An error occurred while applying security information Failed to enumerate objects in the container. Access is denied.I get this error... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Network and Sharing' started by Melg, Jul 30, 2021.

  1. Melg Win User

    unable to delete file or change security/ownership


    An error occurred while applying security information Failed to enumerate objects in the container. Access is denied.I get this error

    :)
     
  2. khekpc Win User

    accidentally delete of ownership to a file

    No, i delete ownership of a drive named ' Local Disk (Dunable to delete file or change security/ownership :)' . i wanted to change the security as i am unable to delete a file in the disk. Unfortunately, i accidentally delete all ownership to the disk
    and am now unable to access it.
     
    khekpc, Jul 30, 2021
    #2
  3. Unable to take ownership of a folder.


    Hi guys, I am unable to take ownership of a folder with my account which is the only administrator account in my PC.

    unable to delete file or change security/ownership [​IMG]

    This is the issue that pops up. I took ownership with the above account as shown below.

    unable to delete file or change security/ownership [​IMG]

    unable to delete file or change security/ownership [​IMG]


    I have even applied the changes to all subfolders...but to no avail. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance.
     
    blackbirdabhi, Jul 30, 2021
    #3
  4. unable to delete file or change security/ownership

    Invalid character in Winrar archive - unable to delete it

    See if taking ownership of the file allows you to delete it.

    Sounds silly but try it.
    No doesn't. Working....
     
    scaminatrix, Jul 30, 2021
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