RE: Accessing files on Windows Vista from Win 95
I was wondering if it something to do with the old FAT file system on '95
> I have installed Vista on a computer that is being used as a media
> server. I have a number of old computers running Windows 95 that I use
> to play music stored on the server, with DOS software, MPXPlay. The
> system ran well with Windows XP, now I can't access the files from the
> Windows 95 computers. I have given the shared folders Guest access
> permission, password protected sharing is turned off. I can access the
> files OK on several XP computers.
> If I try to copy a file from Vista to the Win95 computer (via the Win
> 95 computer) the Win 95 desktop freezes for about a minute, then the
> error message I get is: Error copying File: Cannot copy xxx The
> specified network resource or device is no longer available.
> Is there a way to fix this, or must I go back to XP?