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Cannot copy files says"Cannot create directory or file" even though more than 25GB of empty space left

\015 My buslink usb removable drive on which i backup files started sporadically not being able to write files to it saying "cannot create directory or file"\015

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I had this problem while trying to copy all the files in My Documents onto a USB 2gb flash drive. I reformatted the flash drive to fat32 and the problem disappeared. Hope that helps someone else!
Some devices have a write-protect switch on them. Check for some sort of physical switch on the device, try switching it and writing again.
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