Good Luck, it's sort of a random type issue. Some Vista PCs exhibit
the slow copy and others do not. I haven't found a "Common Set" of
conditions where the copy issue happens.
"Nick Gilbert" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> This KB article seems to be more relevant to my problem:
> ...but doesn't include a hotfix - just workarounds. I'll have to give them
> a go.
> R. McCarty wrote:
>> This is a known issue with Vista, there is a hotfix available but the
>> circumstances for the hotfix may not exactly match your particular
>> See the following:
>> "Nick Gilbert" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>>> My new Vista machine seems to take AGES to copy files to network drives.
>>> For example, copying a single 10mb file has so far taken about 10
>>> minutes and it hasn't even actually started the copy yet - it still says
>>> Windows XP can copy the file in about 4 seconds. Why should Vista take
>>> several thousand times longer to do the exact same thing? I'm using the
>>> same logon credentials on each machine.
>>> How can I fix this?