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Copying larger files

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by sundance2008, Oct 17, 2014.

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  1. sundance2008

    sundance2008 Thread Starter

    Feb 3, 2008
    I am having troubel moving large files from a HDD to a 64TB thumb drive. Didn't we over come the 4GB wall with Windows 7? I have a friend with Windows 7 and he doesn't have this issue. Is there something I have disabled or something on my system?


    Windows 7 with all the updates and 8GB of ram.

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  2. CoolBurn


    Dec 5, 2013
    Depends on how the thumb drive is formatted, if it's Fat32 then you are limited to 4gb but if you use NTFS you really have no limit but the size of the drive itself.
  3. flavallee

    flavallee Trusted Advisor

    May 12, 2002
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    Here is an example of how my 8 GB thumb drive is formatted.

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