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I can't find QW.CFG file to turn off read only. I have just

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I can't find QW.CFG file to turn off read only.
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Customer: I have just loaded Quicken 2015. I can not open it. It is a read only file.
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Financial Software
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I have window's 8
Expert:  Robert M. replied 9 months ago.

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Expert:  Robert M. replied 9 months ago.

More likely to be the data file that is read only than the cfg file

Or the issue can be that you did not fully uninstall the old version of quicken before installing the new one and they are conflicting

This page will show you how to uninstall all versions cleanly and then reinstall the 2015

https://www.quicken.com/support/using-qcleanui-uninstall-quicken

That should fix the problem