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Making changes to a shared file on another computer

I'm at my wits end. I created some files on my computer (computer #1 Excel spreadsheets) and emailed them to a different computer (computer #2) on our local network. The folder was setup to share and allow users to change my files. On the computer where they were emailed, they went in the shared documents folder with a sub-folder name(ADMDEST). ADMDEST was set up to share and allow users to change the files. Now computer #3 can go to computer #2's shared documents and access ADMDEST, but when they try to change a field, (like selling price), it will not allow it to be modified. It comes back with a message to give the file a new name and make a new copy or version of it. It says it is a read-only.
I'm lost, please help. One thought I have is maybe the files were not originally created on computer #2.

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I'm think your share file is already open.

Posted on Mar 12, 2008

  • Luis Magtarayo Mar 13, 2008

    Your rating is already done, but I'm willing to help you..

    like my previous solution, I'm stand it....... If your share file is configure to modify any one.... thats means can modify anybody... but if the share file is already open to any network computer.. nobody can modify it...... those who are the first to open this file.. he is the only who modify this share file..





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