Sharing files with XP

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Jdstuhler, Aug 3, 2002.

  1. Jdstuhler

    Jdstuhler Guest

    OK call me Network retarded... Can anyone tell me if two machines can access a file and change it at the same time.
  2. Khayman

    Khayman I'm sorry Hal... Political User Folding Team

    usualy, no. when you open a network file which someone else has open, it will tell you so and ask you if you want open it read only (you can still edit it and then save it as somthing else of course).
    However, I think, it may depend on how the network is setup