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16gb thumb drive full

Discussion in 'PC hardware help' started by dakii, Jun 3, 2011.

  1. dakii

    dakii Member

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    i have been trying to get a 10gb file onto a 16gb thumb drive and it says it is already full. i have deleted all the files and even reformatted the thumb drive and still get the device already full message. does this make sense to anyone??
     
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    yes you can only have files that or 4gb on fat 32
     
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    change the format to ntfs or split the file into 3 parts so under 4gig limitations of fat32.
     
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    thanks
     

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