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Anonymous
March 16, 2005 11:53:09 AM

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Hello,

There is a user who is having problems accessing documents in a folder
on a shared drive. This folder, located on say, O:/ drive,
is accessable by navigating through my computer. Once in the folder,
when you double click on any file, the file opens up and everything is
fine.

However, when you enter any program, and try and open the file through
File-->Open
the computer freezes up.
Actually, with any program, whenever he tries to access a file in that
folder, the computer freezes up. The only way he can get into the
folder and access ANY file in the folder is by going through MY
Computer/O Drive/Folder/File

The problem is only local to him, other users in his department are not
having the same problem.



Any thoughts?
Thanks,
George

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Anonymous
March 16, 2005 1:45:49 PM

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<gciarro@kmhp.com> wrote in message
news:1110991989.115093.54150@z14g2000cwz.googlegroups.com...
| Hello,
|
| There is a user who is having problems accessing documents in a folder
| on a shared drive. This folder, located on say, O:/ drive,
| is accessable by navigating through my computer. Once in the folder,
| when you double click on any file, the file opens up and everything is
| fine.
|
| However, when you enter any program, and try and open the file through
| File-->Open
| the computer freezes up.
| Actually, with any program, whenever he tries to access a file in that
| folder, the computer freezes up. The only way he can get into the
| folder and access ANY file in the folder is by going through MY
| Computer/O Drive/Folder/File
|
| The problem is only local to him, other users in his department are not
| having the same problem.
|
|
|
| Any thoughts?
| Thanks,
| George
|
!