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Windows 7: Can't copy files to external drive


05 Oct 2010   #1

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 
Can't copy files to external drive

I recently installed Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit.I can plug an small pen drive and transfer from pen drive to computer and vice versa.But with WD mybook I can transfer to computer but not from computer to mybook.With Vista it worked perfectly.

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05 Oct 2010   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

That should work. I have a WD MyBook too and it works perfectly. What method are you using to transfer the files?
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05 Oct 2010   #3

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

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05 Oct 2010   #4

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Do you get the same result when you; Copy/Paste or Drag/drop?
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05 Oct 2010   #5
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

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05 Oct 2010   #6

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

No,copy/paste works ok.
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