jfitzpatrick — 2013-08-27T16:00:01-04:00 — #1
Originally published at: http://www.howtogeek.com/169551/why-wont-windows-let-me-park-an-8.6gb-file-in-a-14.7gb-space/
You have more than enough available space on a given hard disk, so why can’t you park your file there? Read on as we investigate why Windows will deny you even if there is plenty of space to spare.
walkerreuben — 2013-08-28T00:27:31-04:00 — #2
I got caught on this one once. It just shows how little attention the average person pays to common error messages.
nsdcars5 — 2013-08-28T10:22:46-04:00 — #3
That's exactly why I use exFAT for flash drives.
robotsneedhugs2 — 2013-08-28T17:22:45-04:00 — #4
I don't think it's a matter of not paying attention, but rather unfamiliarity. I'm sure the average computer user doesn't know the difference between NTFS and Fat32, or even what a file system is, for that matter.