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USB Stick Problem

  1. #1


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    Windows 8 Core i3

    USB Stick Problem


    I keep loading stuff on my usb, but it says that I still have 14.6 GB out of 14.6 GB of space left, even though it has stuff on it.

    I am unsure if I'm doing it right, or if the pc/usb stick is bugged.

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  2. #2


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    View the contents & add up the amount of all the stuff & subtract it from the 14.6.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 1,093
    Windows 8 Pro Windows 8.1 Preview


    Quote Originally Posted by David Bailey View Post
    View the contents & add up the amount of all the stuff & subtract it from the 14.6.
    To follow up on Dave's suggestion, you can also try right-clicking on the USB drive in explorer, select properties and view the actual amount of used space. Here is an example of my flash drive designated as "Z." Note the used space is 340MBs:

    Click image for larger version

    Hope this helps.
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