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Windows 7: Command Window / Can't copy

26 Oct 2009   #1
eismann

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
[Solved] Command Window / Can't copy

Hi guys, please anybody move this thread, I didn't know where to post :)

I have the following problem... a friend of mine owns an Acer Aspire One netbook with XP and he wanted me to install Windows 7 (RC). Well, I did so and it worked for weeks.
Now (I don't know what he was doing) there's always a bluescreen when booting, but so fast, I can't read anything. So I decided to re-install but first I have to recover the UMTS Software from T-Mobile and some pics.

Now I bootet from USB and opened the command window. There's another USB stick to save, but the problem is: I don't know how to write/copy.

DIR D: - works great
DIR D:\Program Files - doesn't work
DIR D:\Program_Files - doesn't work

Could you tell me, how to deal with it?
Next question: How to copy? I would try xcopy D:\Program Files\T-Mobile\*.* E:\Recovery\ /s/e/f

Please help me


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26 Oct 2009   #2
sup3rsprt

XP, Seven, 2008R2
 
 

d:
cd "Program Files"

actualy you don't even need to do the above since you can just pass the directory to xcopy.

But any directories with spaces must be surrounded in "quotes".
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26 Oct 2009   #3
eismann

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Well I don't know for sure, that the directory name is T-Mobile, that's why I want to look.
Thanks, I'll try it :)

//edit: Thanks, worked great!
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