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Running Windows 7 32 bit, can't read my old xp drive, error not access

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January 21, 2013 9:19:31 PM

Upgraded from win xp to win pro 7 32 bit. have two hitachi drives that i mirror using casper xp. Saved my old config with xp on drive H. Now, in windows 7, i can see drive H, but get error not accessible. any ideas?
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January 21, 2013 9:22:44 PM

Did you take ownership of the files? The old NTFS permissions will deny access to the new system.
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January 21, 2013 9:23:56 PM

confused on how to do that? do i have to add a group as "everyone" ??
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January 21, 2013 9:46:29 PM

that link is for vista, is there one for win 7? very confusing! even for a unix guru :) 
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January 21, 2013 9:46:48 PM

NTFS is NTFS. The procedure is the same for both.
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January 21, 2013 9:54:02 PM

AHCI settings maybe? Maybe the old drive is setup up as ATA?
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January 22, 2013 12:50:49 AM

Fixed!! Ran ckdsk on startup, it corrected some filesystem errors, can now read drive, thanks!
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