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Follow these steps to add files to your laptop using Windows Briefcase. Choose Properties > Shortcut and change the target so that it refers to an existing Briefcase. by Daviddude / April 1, 2010 2:54 PM PDT In reply to: So your newly created briefcases work The external has several files marked as Skipped both files changed when the Advertisement Recent Posts ipad air/battery nahatat replied Nov 8, 2016 at 9:21 PM How to open PBD files? his comment is here

This may not copy hidden files - and so it will "fix itself" - but if any of your Briefcase content is hidden you wouldn't get those either. Loading... All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading... Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Thanks by Daviddude / April 1, 2010 11:44 PM PDT In reply to: Sorry, I don't think I can offer Thanks anyway,

For those with problems, I just deleted the briefcases and started again. You may also... Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

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At this point, I believe it has something to do with the new file structure in Windows 7 the libraries specifically. This Briefcase seems to be working better. It will error out saying files are on a read only disc and not accessible. Eli the Computer Guy 605,251 views 53:18 Synchronize files from a file server in Windows 7 - Duration: 6:52.

davehc, Nov 14, 2010 #13 fisyar Thread Starter Joined: Nov 10, 2010 Messages: 16 Davehc - I tried that and it did not work. probably after renaming the external drive, the briefcase became inaccessible I was not able to move, cut or paste it at all.. ITshowhoster 35,307 views 3:40 Windows Briefcase - Creating and Managing - Duration: 4:02. Add to Want to watch this again later?

Looks like it's your miracle cure for everything... If any other users have any ideas please do contribute? After filling the Briefcase with files and stuff you want on your laptop, you are now ready to copy the Briefcase to your laptop. hewee replied Nov 8, 2016 at 9:06 PM Combine two Excel formulas Gritzman35 replied Nov 8, 2016 at 8:49 PM Webcam won't work - Cyberlink...

Help external hard drive problems More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Russia France Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok this content Uploaded on Jul 6, 2011Trouble opening files and folders in Breifcase solved Category Education License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... It will ask you if you want to move system file along with briefcase click yes. At present, the problem still exists so Phantom010, gfne and helpful have any other alternatives please let me know.

it has ALL my code on it :-/ Sep 10, 2005 #1 gulbrain TS Rookie I see it's been a while. Good Luck Ask a new question Read More Windows XP Related Resources How to see my hard disc from my computer I am having problem with my external hard drive I've Login now. http://outwardsound.com/cannot-open/windows-7-briefcase.html If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post).

Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. any useful advice, I have tested the traditional use of Briefcase with my network using an XP system and a win7 laptop and with a variety of files and folders, and I found the latter issue covered in another thread but have not had time to try to see if fixing that glitch will solve my problems.

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Uncheck hide extension for known files and hide protect operating system files. Phantom010, Nov 10, 2010 #2 gfne Joined: Oct 28, 2010 Messages: 660 I believe you a malware/virus problem. Is there no other way to fix this problem? I am the administrator of my computer and it didn't seem to show any of what you told me about.

Post a reply Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Briefcase Error The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Does the error occurr when you are trying to synchronise two copies of this folder or when you initially transfer it to the briefcase? I have the exact same problem with Win 7 not working with a Briefcase on my external drive (saying the drive was write protected when it is not). check over here i finally found the cd and when i open the d drive, i click on 'my briefcase' and i get a message saying: this briefcase cannot be opened because the disk

Sign in to add this video to a playlist. For most, it said the briefcases were up to date. From there, you can copy the Briefcase to a laptop and then work with the files on either computer. If the Briefcase opens from the source, then you'll need to delete the shortcut and create a new one.

That is how I came to the library problem. Corel Lotus Microsoft Access Microsoft Excel Microsoft FrontPage Microsoft InfoPath Microsoft OneNote Microsoft Outlook Microsoft PowerPoint Microsot Project Microsoft Publisher Microsoft Visio Microsoft Word Microsoft Works Novell GroupWise WinZip Media Creation No, create an account now. If you are receiving this error, let's first make sure that you aren't trying to access the Briefcase via a shortcut.

Trev 'r' Trav 29,906 views 2:44 Windows 7:How to share Files - Duration: 3:44. This feature is not available right now. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Thats pretty much all I could do.

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