D drive full and access denied

Posted on 2009-04-25
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
XP installed incorrectly so the new C drive has new windows  but the D drive has old stuff with all the file and documents needed to recover.  However, I can see the D drive is Full with 0% space left.  I cannot open D saying access denied.
Any ideas on how to recover old files?
Thanks in advance
Question by:mmcsadmin
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    Maybe a permissions issue?
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    I have had this happen before, Nobus.  Need to check the NTFS security and add a local user from the new installation.  May need to propagate to get all of the folders.  Hope this helps.
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    me too - that's why i posted how to do it

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