shared folders and paths

  sheila.weston 23 Feb 09
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This is really linked to my previous question ....

I am getting in a muddle trying to transfer files from my desktop to my vista laptop. Am I correct in thinking that the shared files and folders in the C:\ drive are NOT linked to the data in my G:\ drive which I keep exclusively for data. I have two hard drives.

ie if I delete a file in the shared folder, it still remains in the data drive? This is what *seems* to be happening, but I am not sure.

Thanks for any help.

  mocha 28 Feb 09

Hi sheila.weston

Microsofts help pages on file sharing and permissions etc. click here

Hope this helps.

  mocha 28 Feb 09

Hi sheila.weston

If you copy a file from your c:\ drive in shared files and folders over to your g:\ drive, deleting that file in either location will not affect the other file.

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