Hello Friends, This post containing information about remove attribute from folders. This is important in that case if you are trying to copy folder and attribute is set as Read-Only with that folder. Then it could be an obstacle for you to copy that folder from one location to another. Please check the below switches with attrib command:
ATTRIB [+R | -R] [+A | -A] [+S | -S] [+H | -H] [+O | -O] [+I | -I] [+P | -P] [+U | -U]
[drive:][path][filename] [/S [/D]] [/L]
+ Sets an attribute.
– Clears an attribute.
R Read-only file attribute.
A Archive file attribute.
S System file attribute.
H Hidden file attribute.
O Offline attribute.
I Not content indexed file attribute.
X No scrub file attribute.
V Integrity attribute.
P Pinned attribute.
U Unpinned attribute.
Specifies a file or files for attrib to process.
/S Processes matching files in the current folder
and all subfolders.
/D Processes folders as well.
/L Work on the attributes of the Symbolic Link versus
the target of the Symbolic Link
Command to add OR remove attribute
So to set Read-Only File attribute on folder, run below command.
c:\>attrib +r <folder location> press enter key
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