Sharing external hard drive

  shellship 18:15 27 Apr 2005
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My wife and I are wirelessly networked. Both have SP2 and can access ech other's files/printers. I back up my data by copying to an external USB HD and would like my wife to be able to do the same. My External HD is sharing enabled and I can access it from my wife's machine but when I try to copy her data to it acess is denied. Anybody know why and how to resolve it please.

  ICF 19:32 27 Apr 2005

Try right click on the drive,sharing and security is allow network users to change my files ticked?

  shellship 21:56 27 Apr 2005

You are the best. Thanks v much.

  shellship 21:56 27 Apr 2005

Why did I think you were Magic Man? Sad really. Senile actually but thank you v much. Wife copying all now while she plays Freecell.

  ICF 14:26 29 Apr 2005

No worries :-)

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