Error 0x80071771, The specified file could not be decrypted

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Error 0x80071771, The specified file could not be decrypted

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If while trying to encrypt or decrypt a file using the default EFS engine – An unexpected error is keeping you from applying properties to the file. If you still receive the error, you’ll use the error code to go looking for facilitate with this downside. Error 0x80071771, The specified file could not be decrypted- Windows support phone Number, then this post may be able to help you.

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The main cause of this error is the source file being encrypted or decrypted- Windows support phone Number and not being readable by the File Explorer’s copy and paste feature and can typically occur if you access a file that has been previously on another computer.

Error 0x80071771, The specified file could not be decrypted – Windows Support Phone Number
First, see if you can decrypt the files encrypted by EFS.

If you cannot, proceed and take full control of the file. To do this, open File Explorer, right click on the Partition and click on Properties.

Under the tab labeled as Security, click on the button that says Edit… While doing that, make sure that Everyone is selected under the Group or user names section.

Now, the Permissions for Everyone section will be activated. Make sure all the check-boxes for Allow are checked. Click on Apply-Windows support Number.

Next, click on the button called Advanced. A window named Advanced Security Settings will appear. Now, click on the modification link for the Owner section.

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Type your account name within the field and click on on Check Names to verify the account name and click on OK-Windows support Number.

Select the choice that claims Replace owner on sub-containers and objects. Click OK.

Having done this, now in the Group or User names list, select Administrators, and select Full Control in the Permissions for Administrators panel. Click OK.

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Hope the post helps!

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