Re: Slow file copying/transfer
There's an MS KB article floating around out there but I don't recall the
I had this issue real bad too, and the last suggestion on the list solved it
Click the Organize button, Layout menu and turn off the "Navigation Pane"
Seems to be some bug when Navigation Pane is enabled ?
Try copying your file(s) again.
"Shady23454" <Shady23454@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> "737driver" wrote:
>> I recently bought a new dual processor AMD HP computer which has Windows
>> Vista. I installed MS Flight Sim 2004 and tried to transfer some
>> files that I have backed up on an external USB connected Hard Drive.
>> When I
>> drag an airplane file of lets say 15 mb I get an information window
>> up calculating the time for transfer and it keeps coming up with a
>> ridiculously long time of anywhere from 20 minutes to close to an hour.
>> This never took more than seconds on my old computer with XP. What do I
>> have set wrong or what am I doing wrong that these transfers should take
>> much time? Thanks
> You are not the only one. 2.3G took 37 minutes from a 16x DVD internal
> drive to one of the HD's. It is not the system since we are running 3.0G
> dual processor, 4G RAM & two 500G WD SATA HDs, etc.
> Something has to be done to correct this problem.