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In the German version of Windows Vista or Windows 7, when you type "C:\Programme" in the address bar and then press Enter, you will receive an access denied message that resembles the following:
Note "C:\Programme" is the equivalent folder for the "C:\Program Files" folder on German language Windows operating systems.
Auf C:\Programme kann nicht zugegriffen werden.
However, if you type "C:\Programme\Windows NT" in the address bar and then press Enter, the folder appears as expected.
To have us fix this problem for you, go to the "Fix it for me" section. To fix this problem yourself, go to the "Let me fix it myself" section.
To fix this problem automatically, click the Fix it button or link. Click Run in the File Download dialog box, and then follow the steps in the Fix it wizard.
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Note This wizard may be in English only; however, the automatic fix also works for other language versions of Windows.
Note If you are not on the computer that has the problem, you can save the automatic fix to a flash drive or to a CD, and then you can run it on the computer that has the problem.
Thanks to MVP Michael Schwarz
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Next, go to the "Did this fix the problem?" section.
To fix this problem yourself, follow these steps:
Check whether the problem is fixed by typing C:\Programme in the address bar and then press Enter. If the "C:\Programme" folder appears, you are finished with this article. If the problem is not fixed, you can contact support
Article ID: 969986 - Last Review: March 26, 2011 - Revision: 5.0