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 dillnic78 August 16, 2012 4:41:46 PM Ran a virus scan and no luck any other suggestions? 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 Get the answer pasanwc August 16, 2012 6:50:49 PM But maybe your virus definitions are out of date so use the program I gave you above...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 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCopy files to external drive using Linux ForumFormated/Reinstall Windows XP on drive "C" but I cant open my Data folder in Dri ForumCant copy files from internal hard drive to external hard drive using linux ForumUnable to copy and paste ForumUnable to remove Read-Only attribute from External Hard Drive - Mac Laptop ForumWindows XP SP2 (MCE2002) scanning my usb external hard dri .. ForumUnable to Cut & Paste (move) files between drives ForumUnable to Copy From My Hard Drive or Pen Drive to My Computer ForumCant Copy Folders to External Hard Drive Windows XP ForumI cannot copy files to external hard drive in xp it says write protected ForumUnable to "safely remove" external hard drive ForumErrors copying files between external drives ForumCant Copy Folders to External Hard Drive Windows XP ForumErased Partition on external hard drive by mistake! Help! ForumTransfer windows medial files from Seagate external hardrive to new laptop ForumUnable to access external hard drive ForumExternal Hard- Drive Not Working Properly ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumHow can I move info from an email to my calendar on Windows XP ForumFree scan for dell inspirion 6000 windows xp More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !