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Windows 7: Windows cannot access the specified device, path or file

28 Jan 2018   #11
iko22

Windows 7 x64, Vista x64, 8.1 smartphone
 
 

The folder Permissions are correct.

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29 Jan 2018   #12
72010

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

ok so what else could be the cause of the problem?
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29 Jan 2018   #13
iko22

Windows 7 x64, Vista x64, 8.1 smartphone
 
 

It seems likely that the path is okay, however you may like to check to see if the Shell Hardware Detection service has been disabled:

In Start Menu type services.msc then press ENTER,
In services.msc, Scroll down until you see Shell Hardware Detection, and make sur that it is Running, and the Startup Type is set to Automatic. If not, change the service status by double-clicking it, select start and then change the Startup Type to automatic.
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30 Jan 2018   #14
72010

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

I checked and it is running and set to automatic


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31 Jan 2018   #15
iko22

Windows 7 x64, Vista x64, 8.1 smartphone
 
 

Hello 72010, I am running out of ideas. There could be a problem with Network Sharing or Media Sharing over a Network, as I see from your vid you have a Network device. So I am curious as if this has caused the issue?

Could you check if media streaming is enabled?

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The Media Streaming options can be found at Control Panel > Network and Internet > Network and Sharing Center > Media Streaming options. By default it is switched off.


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01 Feb 2018   #16
72010

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

i turned media streaming on but same problem :/
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03 Feb 2018   #17
72010

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

does anyone have any other suggestions?
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26 Apr 2018   #18
72010

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

PROBLEM HAS BEEN SOLVED
Using a new user account has solved the problem and it works normally
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