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Disable Simple File Sharing Fix it Live!

Disable Simple File Sharing Fix it Live!

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We just released another Fix it Knowledge Base (KB) article. This Fix it disables Simple File Sharing as described in KB 307874.

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  • <p>files keep moving and drivers keep dye on me.</p>

  • <p>So what exactly am i supposed to do if i have windows xp home edition? All of my kids baby pictures are now inaccessible because of an xp reinstall?</p>

  • <p>Did this on a XP Pro box, but still do not have complete access to files from a Vista box even after setting everyone to full control. Obviously full control doesn't mean full control. Why can't there be a little program that I can run on the vista box that says &quot;as the current user, here's what you can do to this file/folder/etc and here's what you cannot do.&quot; I'm working with the vendor of the s/w and their environment works just fine. Typical...</p>

  • <p>love it .thankyou very much for this wonderfull time saver</p>

  • <p>Did a complete restore and now cannot access many files, including some VALUABLE pictures. &nbsp;This and other procedures recommended thru HP HELP have not solved the problem as of now... &nbsp;I have hope... &nbsp;Anyone else having the problem or cure??</p>

  • <p>If I cant disable Simple file sharing on Windows xp home edition, then can anyone tell me how to get rid of this &quot;access denied&quot; error!</p> <p>Its frustrating I cant access my files.</p>

  • <p> &nbsp; &nbsp;The problem I am having is a bit complex, I don`t think Disable Simple File Sharing will fix it. This is the message I am receiving 'sharing violation occurred while accessing C:\DOCUME~1\A\LOCALS~1\temp\btidtemp140.ini.'. Any help will be appreciated. </p>

  • <p> &nbsp; &nbsp;The problem I am having is a bit complex, I don`t think Disable Simple File Sharing will fix it. This is the message I am receiving 'sharing violation occurred while accessing C:\DOCUME~1\A\LOCALS~1\temp\btidtemp140.ini.'. Any help will be appreciated. </p>

  • <p>Doesn't work ... lousy software. &nbsp;</p>

  • <p>I have Vista Home Premium 64 when I try this fix I get a message that this doesn't to my system. Need help!</p> <p>John</p>

  • <p>I have tried every of your instructions, and nothing works to share the folder where Windows LiveCare is on an external drive. </p> <p>I am running XP Home, though this HP computer was supposed to be XP professional. In my operating system (whether Pro of Home, when I go to Control Panel, there is no option beginning&quot;Performance... I hope that this gives you some clue as to which version of XP I have. I have Service Pack 3 on the hard drive.</p> <p>Thank you,</p> <p>Mike</p>

  • <p>Fix it did not work. It says Fix it does not apply to your system. How do I go about? please post.</p>

  • <p>I am trying to get access to My Documents. &nbsp;I know I have gotten into the Advanced settings, which I should not have because of lack of knowledge. &nbsp;Can anyone help me open My Documents? &nbsp;Thanks in advance. &nbsp;</p>

  • <p>I am trying to get access to My Documents. &nbsp;I know I have gotten into the Advanced settings, which I should not have because of lack of knowledge. &nbsp;Can anyone help me open My Documents? &nbsp;Thanks in advance. &nbsp;</p>

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