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Can view shared files but get error if open or copy them.

By pmoita
Dec 29, 2004
  1. Hi,
    i have 7 pcs connected through a hub and 6 of them can share everything, the problem is the other one witch allows only to browse for shared folders.

    It can access all the others without a problem.
    All can browse its shared folders.
    None can copy / open / delete any shared file from this computer.
    If i try to copy a file i get: "Cannot Copy 'Filename':Access is Denied"

    The pcs are a mix of win XP Home / Pro, The one with these problems is XP home.

    Any Ideas??

    Thx
     
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    Check the Sharing...permissions on that offending PC
     
  3. raab

    raab TS Rookie

    as he just said...the PC that's sharing the files, make sure they (or the folder they are in) is not set to "read only". Just thought i'd illaberate. Make all permissions available.
     
  4. pmoita

    pmoita TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thanks, that was it (read only folder).
     
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