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    PC won't connect to my surface pro

    Well Its not Windows 10 Home on the Surface Pro I just upgraded it to Windows 10 Pro version (all PC's are running Windows Pro) and I still cannot access shared folders on the Surface pro Laptop from any PC on the network. I can access shared files going the other way, the Surface Pro accesses...
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    PC won't connect to my surface pro

    More information I just upgraded the media PC's to Windows 10 Pro and they now will now not connect to the Surface Pro with error messages like the Main PC. It sees the device on the network but will not allow access (permissions). Also note that the main PC has Windows 10 Pro Installed and...
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    PC won't connect to my surface pro

    I am running just windows 10 embedded protection and windows 10 firewall on the Surface Pro, and on the Main-PC I'm also running embedded windows 10 protection and firewall. In addition on the main-PC I have Malwarewbytes installed. When I turn off both the windows 10 protection and firewall on...
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    PC won't connect to my surface pro

    First the full setup is a house wired CAT 6 network with four PC's and a surface pro laptop. The laptop and the Main-PC both also have a wifi connection. The other PC's on the network are two NUC style mini PC's used for media (connected to HDTV's and HT audio) only, and a large server with...
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    PC won't connect to my surface pro

    My main PC will not connect to my surface pro laptop via the network. The surface pro will connect to the main PC fine but the reverse will not connect, it keeps giving me a permission error yet I think I have sharing set up correctly on the surface pro. I have several other PC's on this...
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    SS Boot Drive shows large discrepancy in available space

    Actually it may not be my son. It appears that windows caches files on remote servers when you first access them. It caches them in C:\Windows\CSC\v2.06\namespace\(server.name). This is done so that access in the future is faster. Bill Gated again!. Anyway I need to find a way to shut this...
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    SS Boot Drive shows large discrepancy in available space

    We will be OK. He is a computer geek as am I to a much lesser extent than him.
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    SS Boot Drive shows large discrepancy in available space

    Also the server is named KML, thus my suspicions that some backup program on the Server is creating these files. They were an image of the large media server.
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    SS Boot Drive shows large discrepancy in available space

    Thanks to all I found the problem. I used a program called Treesize Professional. It found files WinDirStat did not find. There was a directory C:\Windows\CSC\v2.06\namespace\KML\ Under this directory were stored all of my media files, music, pictures, and videos that are stored on a large...
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    SS Boot Drive shows large discrepancy in available space

    Disk Manager Says: "447.13 GB NTFS Healthy (System, Boot, Page File, Active, Crash Dump, Primary Partition)" This is a SSD and there are no logical partions on it, just the Boot drive
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    SS Boot Drive shows large discrepancy in available space

    My boot C drive shows full in windows 7 Ultimate explorer. It’s a 447 gbyte SS Drive showing only 3.8 gbyte free. I know this can’t be true. When I run WinDirStat it shows only 92 gbyte used, which squares with the software installed. There are no video files or other user files on this...
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    Vista won't log on to windows 7 PC from network

    I have three PC's, a laptop, my Main PC and a Backup-PC for backup and restore. The laptop runs windows vista the other two run windows 7. I've set up credentials and permissions for sharing and security such that the proper users have access to the correct shared folders etc. And all users...
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    Admin permissions

    I finally formated the drive and restored it from backup. It's now back to normal.
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    Admin permissions

    Yes I probably did lock myself out, how can I reverse this situation?
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    Admin permissions

    I just set permissions so that certain drives are not available to non-admin users. Now me, the administrator cannot get into the drive. Furthermore the security tab on the properties window is gone. Help anyone Thanks Keith
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