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Can't access all data from external HDD


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#1 DanaFowler1

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Posted 11 December 2011 - 12:02 PM

I have a hard drive from a windows vista machine connected by usb to a windowsxp machine. Would like to copy user files over to xp machine but can't access all files? Need help?

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Posted 11 December 2011 - 02:04 PM

Try taking ownership.

How to take ownership of a file or folder in Windows XP - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/308421

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Posted 11 December 2011 - 04:37 PM

Thanks. I can access the files now.

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Posted 11 December 2011 - 06:00 PM

Glad you solved it, happy computing :).

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