Error 0x80004005: Unspecified error

Posted on 2014-10-14
Last Modified: 2014-10-21
An unexpected error is keeping you from copying the file.  If you continue to receive this error, you can use the error code search for help with this problem.

Error 0x80004005: Unspecified error

Type : 065 File

How do I fix,?

Question by:mvalencia2003
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by:Seth Simmons
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your question is too vague
where is this message coming from?  windows explorer?
where are you copying from/to?
how big is the file?

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trying to extract .ZIP file

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I agree with Seth more information is required to investigate/resolve this.
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Rizzle earned 250 total points
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Can you try unzipping the file using 7Zip or Winrar and see if you get the same issue.
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nobus earned 250 total points
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here MS says the cause can be AV, or WPA :

but you should tell us when it happens - what program do you run then?  many happen when unzipping

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