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Windows My Folder Problem

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Tumang2k, Jan 21, 2007.

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  1. Tumang2k

    Tumang2k Thread Starter

    Apr 20, 2003
    Hi ALL,

    I have a funny problem, I select a file from my c drive a folder of files,

    select move this file and another window opens up but does not allow me to

    select to MOVE that file from the folder to the d drive.

    It appears as if and is often the case that the window freezes up and a not responding

    message appears in task manager

    The ONLY way to get the file to move now is to open up the d drive in another window and

    drag it to the folder I want...

    Any ideas here??

    Thanks in advance for any and all help


  2. stantley


    May 22, 2005
    You can't move a file from one drive to another. It has to be copied and then you can delete the file on the source drive.

    Try out xplorer² Lite (freeware). It's a replacement for Windows explorer and it's a dual pane explorer. You can have one drive in a window and the other drive in another window. It makes life easier.
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