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Old 03-01-2007
Sa9aX
 

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File Copying
Hi

I have problem copying from my DVD a 4 Gb image file to my HD (17 Gb left) I
getting this stupid pop-up saying "The file ???.iso is too large for the
destination file system"....eeh what? You're joking!! Got enough space in my
HD.

Sal

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Old 03-01-2007
GTS
 

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Re: File Copying
Is the hard drive formatted NTFS or FAT32? FAT32 has a 4 GB file limit.

"Sa9aX" <sa9ax1@optusnet.com.au> wrote in message
news:ubjZ3y%23WHHA.4132@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
> Hi
>
> I have problem copying from my DVD a 4 Gb image file to my HD (17 Gb left)
> I getting this stupid pop-up saying "The file ???.iso is too large for the
> destination file system"....eeh what? You're joking!! Got enough space in
> my HD.
>
> Sal


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Old 03-02-2007
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Re: File Copying

"GTS" <x@y.net> wrote in message
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> Is the hard drive formatted NTFS or FAT32? FAT32 has a 4 GB file limit.
>
> "Sa9aX" <sa9ax1@optusnet.com.au> wrote in message
> news:ubjZ3y%23WHHA.4132@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
>> Hi
>>
>> I have problem copying from my DVD a 4 Gb image file to my HD (17 Gb
>> left) I getting this stupid pop-up saying "The file ???.iso is too large
>> for the destination file system"....eeh what? You're joking!! Got enough
>> space in my HD.
>>
>> Sal

>


Oooh....OK...I suppose formatted FAT32 .
Is there a way to converted to NTFS without deleting any files?

Sal

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Old 03-02-2007
GTS
 

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Re: File Copying
Yes, the command is convert C: /FS:NTFS
See this link for more information. http://www.aumha.org/win5/a/ntfscvt.php
It's also wise to do a backup first just in case...

"Sa9aX" <sa9ax1@optusnet.com.au> wrote in message
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>
> "GTS" <x@y.net> wrote in message
> news:OO1%23DECXHHA.896@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
>> Is the hard drive formatted NTFS or FAT32? FAT32 has a 4 GB file limit.
>>
>> "Sa9aX" <sa9ax1@optusnet.com.au> wrote in message
>> news:ubjZ3y%23WHHA.4132@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
>>> Hi
>>>
>>> I have problem copying from my DVD a 4 Gb image file to my HD (17 Gb
>>> left) I getting this stupid pop-up saying "The file ???.iso is too large
>>> for the destination file system"....eeh what? You're joking!! Got enough
>>> space in my HD.
>>>
>>> Sal

>>

>
> Oooh....OK...I suppose formatted FAT32 .
> Is there a way to converted to NTFS without deleting any files?
>
> Sal
>


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Old 03-04-2007
Sa9aX
 

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Re: File Copying
I using a laptop running Vista and I don't want C: to convert but D: (Prgs).
Can I able to use the same command (compatible to Vista?)?

Sal


"GTS" <x@y.net> wrote in message
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> Yes, the command is convert C: /FS:NTFS
> See this link for more information.
> http://www.aumha.org/win5/a/ntfscvt.php
> It's also wise to do a backup first just in case...
>
> "Sa9aX" <sa9ax1@optusnet.com.au> wrote in message
> news:%23UL6cWGXHHA.896@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
>>
>> "GTS" <x@y.net> wrote in message
>> news:OO1%23DECXHHA.896@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
>>> Is the hard drive formatted NTFS or FAT32? FAT32 has a 4 GB file limit.
>>>
>>> "Sa9aX" <sa9ax1@optusnet.com.au> wrote in message
>>> news:ubjZ3y%23WHHA.4132@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
>>>> Hi
>>>>
>>>> I have problem copying from my DVD a 4 Gb image file to my HD (17 Gb
>>>> left) I getting this stupid pop-up saying "The file ???.iso is too
>>>> large for the destination file system"....eeh what? You're joking!! Got
>>>> enough space in my HD.
>>>>
>>>> Sal
>>>

>>
>> Oooh....OK...I suppose formatted FAT32 .
>> Is there a way to converted to NTFS without deleting any files?
>>
>> Sal
>>

>


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Old 03-04-2007
GTS
 

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Re: File Copying
Yes.

"Sa9aX" <sa9ax1@optusnet.com.au> wrote in message
news:uYQsdWkXHHA.1388@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
>I using a laptop running Vista and I don't want C: to convert but D:
>(Prgs).
> Can I able to use the same command (compatible to Vista?)?
>
> Sal
>
>
> "GTS" <x@y.net> wrote in message
> news:%236cwbSOXHHA.388@TK2MSFTNGP04.phx.gbl...
>> Yes, the command is convert C: /FS:NTFS
>> See this link for more information.
>> http://www.aumha.org/win5/a/ntfscvt.php
>> It's also wise to do a backup first just in case...
>>
>> "Sa9aX" <sa9ax1@optusnet.com.au> wrote in message
>> news:%23UL6cWGXHHA.896@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
>>>
>>> "GTS" <x@y.net> wrote in message
>>> news:OO1%23DECXHHA.896@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
>>>> Is the hard drive formatted NTFS or FAT32? FAT32 has a 4 GB file
>>>> limit.
>>>>
>>>> "Sa9aX" <sa9ax1@optusnet.com.au> wrote in message
>>>> news:ubjZ3y%23WHHA.4132@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
>>>>> Hi
>>>>>
>>>>> I have problem copying from my DVD a 4 Gb image file to my HD (17 Gb
>>>>> left) I getting this stupid pop-up saying "The file ???.iso is too
>>>>> large for the destination file system"....eeh what? You're joking!!
>>>>> Got enough space in my HD.
>>>>>
>>>>> Sal
>>>>
>>>
>>> Oooh....OK...I suppose formatted FAT32 .
>>> Is there a way to converted to NTFS without deleting any files?
>>>
>>> Sal
>>>

>>

>


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