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\015 Can't copy files to Passport drive. Get message that there is not enough space on the drive and I have 450 gig free. Have the same problem on 2 other passport drives.\015

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What filing systems do the passport drives use and how large are each of the files ?

If they are fat 32 and the files are each larger then 4gb then that is why it will not work as fat32 does not support or allow more then 4gb per file due to the filing system so you would need to format it as NTFS if you want to store files larger then 4 gigs
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