Unable to copy file - access denied Tags: DOS Hard Drives Windows XP Last response: September 12, 2011 6:16 PM in Windows XP Share bookends623 September 12, 2011 4:04:28 PM I am using Win XP, DOS window. I have two hard disks. When I use DOS to copy a file from C: to F: I get an "access denied" error message. What would cause such a message to be generated? More about : unable copy file access denied AntiZig September 12, 2011 6:16:41 PM encryption/security protection on source files C: drive not ready F: drive write protected etc what is the F: drive you are trying to copy to? CD/flash/dvd/bd/hdd? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan't copy file: Access Denied.... Help? Forum Access denied cannot copy file how to solve this problem Forum [Solved] Can\'t copy file: Access Denied.... Help? Forum Access denied cannot copy file how to solve this problem Forum [Solved] Can\'t copy music file from CD: Access Denied.... Help? Forum Access denied when trying to copy PQI file to a NAS Forum cannot copy file: access is denied Forum Cannot play and copy only video files on my xp pc. It says access is denied Forum "access denied" error when copying encrypted files in DOS window Forum SolvedXCOPY "Access Denied" and "Unable to create directory" Forum SolvedUnable to access My Documents folder on old HDD "Access denied" Forum Unable to update graphic driver, access is denied Forum SolvedAccess denied for file and folder Forum Access is denied in when copy paste using pen drive Forum Access is denied in when copy paste using pen drive Forum Windows 7 dos copy access is denied Forum I am unable to open facebook website on my system ex access denied Forum MS-DOS COPY Error: "Access is Denied" Forum Unable to execute in the temporary directory. Error 5: Access is denied Forum Cannot copy (or move or delete) xxxx: Access is denied Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !