I saw this on a website while looking around the Internet, and I did what it said, and I went to right click on something, and it worked! So, I am giving it to you! Taking ownership of system files or folders in Windows 7 or Vista is not a simple task. Whether you use the GUI or the command line, it takes far too many steps.
Here is what we are shooting for:
Download and unzip the files contained in the zipfile. Double-click the InstallTakeOwnership.reg file and click through the prompts. No reboot necessary.
How to uninstall:
-> Double-click the RemoveTakeOwnership.reg file and click through the prompts. No reboot necessary.