How to change ownership of files and folders in Windows 10


Right-click on a file or folder.
  1. Select Properties.
  2. Click the Security tab.
  3. Click Advanced.
  4. Click “Change” next to the owner name.
  5. Click Advanced.
  6. Click Find Now.
  7. Select your username and click OK.
  8. Click OK.
How do you remove file ownership in Windows 10?
Open Windows Explorer, Right click on the area Name, Modified, … and either Uncheck File Ownership there or select More at the bottom and get the next dialogue window. Uncheck File Ownership there.