In a (Windows) command prompt you type "cd C:\Users\msmith", the output is "Access is denied." How can you overcome this issue.

  • Use the "dir" command instead of cd to force access to the directory
  • Run "chkdsk" to see if there are issues with the file system
  • Run cmd.exe as an Administrator
  • Use "chmod a+r C:\Users\msmith" to give all users read rights to the folder

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