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Thank You. I am attaching now...
How are you installing X-Plane? With digital download or DVDs?
You said you've moved the folder and fixed the permissions--exactly how did you do that?
Is this a second install or are you trying to update your only copy of X-Plane to the beta? (Not recommended.)
The problem file is this one:
C:\Users/Doug/Desktop/X-Plane 11-USA/Resources/map data/water/-40-070/-32-061.shp
That is the file path--please find the file and check the permissions of this one file specifically, and let me know exactly what you find.
A couple more things to try with this problem file:
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