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When trying to backup files from my D:\(Data) partition to my E:\(backup partition) I get the Access Denied error message.  But when I do the right-click-->properties--> I don't have an advanced tab or any option to take ownership.  How can I remove the security on these folder/files?

I am running XP Pro on my C:\ (physically seperate)
D:\ is the drive containing the folder I'm trying to back-up (physically different drive then c:\)
E:\ is the Backup Data Drive (physically different drive then C: and D:\

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SheharyaarSaahil earned 500 total points
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Hello rikicsofde =)

goto Explorer>Tools>Folder Options>View and untick Simple File Sharing
apply and now check ??
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Hi rikicsofde,

How to disable simplified sharing and set permissions on a shared folder in Windows XP
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;307874

Afterwards, you'll be able to to set permissions like you're used to.

Greetings,

LucF
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