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Old 03-29-2009, 10:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default External HDD Full but 130 GB free!!!

So im in the middle of backing up files onto an external HDD. I have 130+ GB free yet when I try to move a file over it is telling me the disk is full!!

Any reason it might be doing this?

HDD is a WD MyBook, 250 GB, formatted with fat32
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Default Re: External HDD Full but 130 GB free!!!

Try Formatting it with NTFS in 2 partitions
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Ah yes...

I forgot, fat32 cannot take files bigger than 4 GB.

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