Accounting 2.0 - Prompted Message: Error during upgrade to 2.0-Access to the path My AutoCount is denied

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Question: When upgrade database from version 1.9 to version 2.0, error message prompted “Access to the path ‘My AutoCount’ is denied.”. Why?

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Possible Reason:

The windows user has no access right permission to access this path.


Run AutoCount as Administrator and upgrade again.

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Give full control permission for My AutoCount folder (C:\Users\User\Documents\My AutoCount).

1) Right click on My AutoCount folder and click on Advanced.

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2) Click on Add.

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3) Click on Select a principal and type Everyone, click on Check Names and OK.

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4) Check on the checkbox for Full Control and others will automatically checked. Then click on OK.

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5) Click on Apply, then click on OK.

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6) Click on OK.

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7) Now you may try to login AutoCount to upgrade again.

By: Benjamin 220825, Lay Swan 220913, P220926

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