issue with win xp sharing

hi guys, i am having an issue trying to copy a file from a windows xp machine. When i try and copy it to my desktop i am getting access is denied, the file may be in use error...

I have enabled simple file sharing, because i want to share this folder out without users having to put in credentials, any ideas why?  

i have ticked the allow network users change my files box
jonathanduane2010Asked:
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aadihCommented:
Could you provide more details?  Connectivity and sharing configurations and file permissions, etc.?
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acl-puzzCommented:
Hi,
sometimes simple file sharing doesnt work specially folder which are part of system drive or part of administrator profile so better give that folder full read write execute permission to "Everyone"  by disabling simple file sharing ..it will work as desired.
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jonathanduane2010Author Commented:
does it work without even have to enter credentials?
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jonathanduane2010Author Commented:
solution was to just map a drive as local admin, seemed to work. thanks
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aadihCommented:
Great. You got it working yourself. :-)
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jonathanduane2010Author Commented:
i was able to find the solution myself
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