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Old 08-05-2006, 09:25 PM   #1
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I have a problem that whenever I try to copy a large( ex. a 20 gig home movie file) it always says that there is no room left even thought there is like 107 gigs left, PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 08-05-2006, 09:32 PM   #2
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try breaking it apart into smaller files.

wtf kind of movie lasts long enough for 20 gigs
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Old 08-05-2006, 09:36 PM   #3
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uncompressed does hehe
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Old 08-05-2006, 09:39 PM   #4
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uncompressed does hehe
that was happening to me earlier, but then i figd out that i needed to cut and paste, btw, i love ur sig too true, too true
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Old 08-05-2006, 09:46 PM   #5
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that was happening to me earlier, but then i figd out that i needed to cut and paste, btw, i love ur sig too true, too true
Just tried it, Sorry it didnt work, oh yes and about the quote, I have 1st hand experience, hehe
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Old 08-05-2006, 10:52 PM   #6
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Um Try and defragment your external hardrive
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Old 08-06-2006, 09:23 AM   #7
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Just defragged it, still says,:



And i have also did the disk cleanup too, yes i still have 100some gigs left.
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also, i found out if the file is over 4 gigs it will bring up the error message
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