Unable to copy and paste files in windows xp t to external drive to external dri Tags: External Drive Windows XP Last response: August 16, 2012 6:50 PM in Windows XP Share dillnic78 August 16, 2012 3:07:57 PM unable to copy and paste files in windows xp t to external drive to external drive drag and drop creates a short cut. Able to copy to drive on a diffrent computer. Reboot did not help the issue More about : unable copy paste files windows external drive external dri pasanwc August 16, 2012 3:11:53 PM Run a virus scan...this will help you for 30 days free http://www.surfright.nl/en m 0 l dillnic78 August 16, 2012 4:41:46 PM Ran a virus scan and no luck any other suggestions? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer pasanwc August 16, 2012 6:50:49 PM But maybe your virus definitions are out of date so use the program I gave you above... And make sure there are no other UNSPECIFIED programs running with the startup...because they may affect windows explorer m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I cannot copy files to external hard drive in xp it says write protected Forum Can i use windows recovery environment to copy files to an external drive Forum SolvedWindows Easy Transfer from XP to Windows 7 Pro Using External Drive? I used XP and Easy Transfer to get files from old PC to Forum Cant Copy Folders to External Hard Drive Windows XP Forum Unable to copy to external hard drive Forum WD Usb3 External HDD - bad sectors ? unable to copy some files Forum i have windows xp on an external drive and want to transfer files to new computer on windows 8 what to do Forum Cant Copy Folders to External Hard Drive Windows XP Forum SolvedI've got a perfectly readable usb external drive. But suddenly I can't move, copy or rename the files. I get a frozen system Forum Windows XP SP2 (MCE2002) scanning my usb external hard dri.. Forum SolvedCan't Copy Large Files To My External Hard Drive? Forum Solvedhow to limit users to copy only files from an external hard drive Forum SolvedHow to copy files from internal HDD to external HDD using CMD in Windows 8 install - Tutorial Forum copy paste preblem in seagate free agent go 500gb external hard drive Forum SolvedAutomatic File Copy to External Drive Forum Unable to copy data from external drive to laptop Forum I'm trying to copy a 500mb files from my external hard drive and its very slow to copy. its copying at 23kb per seconds which Forum Can't Copy Large Files To My External Hard Drive problem.... Forum Permissions issue: Cannot open or copy files from External hard drive Forum Mac Files Won't Copy To External Hard Drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !