Windows 10: Can't move Music folder to another drive

  1.    01 Mar 2016 #1

    Can't move Music folder to another drive


    I'm trying to move all of my documents to a new hard drive and I successfully did it with all of them except for the "Music" folder; each time I try to move it to a new location I get this error message:

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    Is there a way to correct this?
    Last edited by okcancel; 01 Mar 2016 at 22:16.
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  2.    02 Mar 2016 #2

    How is your permissions? Does your user account have enough rights to write data to your intended destination location?
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  3.    02 Mar 2016 #3

    AndreyT said: View Post
    How is your permissions? Does your user account have enough rights to write data to your intended destination location?
    Yes, I have admin rights, I have every permission except for "Special permissions", which I don't know if that's necessary nor how to enable it.

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       02 Mar 2016 #4

    Maybe try copying the music to a different location on the present hard drive and then copy to the new hard drive. I have had this problem with other versions of windows and that is how I got around it.
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  5.    02 Mar 2016 #5

    wyldman68 said: View Post
    Maybe try copying the music to a different location on the present hard drive and then copy to the new hard drive. I have had this problem with other versions of windows and that is how I got around it.
    I tried it and I still get the message "The copy function cannot be used".
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