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Error - Disk Drive Is Full Or Write Protected While Transferring Files


"error: disk drive is full or write protected" while transferring files to windows xp and no admin rights while transferring files to windows 7". Admin permissions uac win 7 external hdd, i have read alot about this subject and have used some of the advice but i am still unable to transfer my stored files on my external hdd from my lost work laptop, in assents i have a replacement laptop os win xp an external hdd with files stored from the lost machine and a home machine os win7 every time i try and restore the files back to the new work machine it has an error of the disk drive is full or write protected.

If i try the same on th win 7 machine the error is that i don't have admin permissions i have tried disabling uac giving myself ownership of the files i have admin permissions in my profile i have tried the cmd prompt cacls and takeown and this did scroll through the files when executed and appeared to do something but i still cannot copy or transfer the files in any way, i have  been through the security setting and changed them but still cannot gain access, incidentally i have backup files from other machines on the same hdd and these are fine i can do what ever, i have copied the settings from these files but still no joy.


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