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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
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    Unhappy Unanswered: saving to a cd...read only issue

    i am so done with this database! grrrrr

    i finished writing it and had it backed up on a floppy. have to burn it to a cd cause the guy's new puter doesn't have a floppy drive! burned ok and then when i went to run the cd, it opens and says it is read only!!!

    what gives? i need to load it at 9am and it's not looking good!

    please help.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2004
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    Canada
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    Re: saving to a cd...read only issue

    Originally posted by outoftouch
    i am so done with this database! grrrrr

    i finished writing it and had it backed up on a floppy. have to burn it to a cd cause the guy's new puter doesn't have a floppy drive! burned ok and then when i went to run the cd, it opens and says it is read only!!!

    what gives? i need to load it at 9am and it's not looking good!

    please help.
    Any time you burn a file to CD, it becomes read only. Copy it to the hard drive, right-click it and choose Properties. There you can un-check its read only status.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Posts
    6

    Smile

    oh my God...and may He bless you!

    my brain has been taking one long fart lately
    and uh, i am a natural blonde...

    thank you!

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Dec 2002
    Posts
    117

    Its okay darlin

    We all have those kinds of days!

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