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? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forumcannot copy file : access is denied ForumUnable to copy file from PC to pendrive ForumUnable to create a temporary file setup aborted error 5 access is denied ForumBatch File - " Access Denied " On Windows 7? Forum" access denied " error when copying encrypted files in DOS window ForumHow to ask for help Forum[Solved] Can\'t copy file : Access Denied .... Help? ForumComputer cant rename copy file msg access file denied ForumAccess denied to HDD from windows XP computer ForumAccess Denied /Can't view files and can't delete them either HELP! ForumAccess denied cannot copy file how to solve this problem ForumAccess denied cannot copy file how to solve this problem ForumCan't copy file : Access Denied .... Help? ForumAccess denied when trying to copy PQI file to a NAS ForumCannot play and copy only video files on my xp pc. It says access is denied ForumTransferring files one hd to another, access denied ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumWHAT IS file:///C:/progra~2/BEARSH~1/Mediabar/Datamngr/x64/IEBHO DLL ForumHp director for office jet g85 scan to file ForumWhy wont windows xp backup file open More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !