The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse


How-To Geek Forums / Windows XP

copying files

(5 posts)
  • Started 8 years ago by coolmanoh
  • Latest reply from syn
  • Topic Viewed 1151 times

PARTNER SPOTLIGHT

Recommended: Clean Your Mac the Easy Way with CleanMyMac 3

If you want to clean up your Mac the easy way, CleanMyMac is a great tool to get the job done easily, and it will even keep your computer clean automatically.

Unlike the competition, it also includes great tools like a Clean Uninstaller, to get rid of applications and clean up the junk that they leave behind. All with the click of a button.

Download CleanMyMac 3 for Free Today

Posted yesterday 
Top
coolmanoh
Posts: 3

I'm using Windows XP, SP2. How do I copy a 4.6 GB file from one drive to another? I keep getting the error message "There is not enough space on the disk". The drive in question has 16 GB free space.

Posted 8 years ago
Top
 
syn
Posts: 41

how much is left on the disk you are moving the file from......

Posted 8 years ago
Top
 
coolmanoh
Posts: 3

26.5 GB

Posted 8 years ago
Top
 
coolmanoh
Posts: 3

Problem solved. I formatted the destination disk as NTFS.

Posted 8 years ago
Top
 
syn
Posts: 41

ok

Posted 8 years ago
Top
 



Topic Closed

This topic has been closed to new replies.