my usb says that the memory is full but there are no files on the usb plz help!!!
Usb what?? Flash drive?
Guess its a flash drive with no partition on it or it is maybe FAT?
Is it a new usb drive? Or have you deleted everything off it, but not emptied the recycled bin?
Do a format
2)Right click the drive.
or look for hidden files.
1)Open any folder
2)Go to tools
4)Go to view tab
5)Set it on show all hidden files and folders.
ALL usb thumb drives come formatted FAT32 for a purpose:
to be usable on ALL SYSTEMS
OK - so FAT structure is not important. But he cannot access the contents so he might as well format it to suit his OS. Thats a bugger if the next time he needs to read it from and old Win98 system.....
this article shows how to format a device in several filesystem types, including
A USB can be (re)formated for universal access via:
format ?: /fs:fat32 or if you intend only to use it on your XP system
format ?: /fs:ntfs
DO NOT USE THE /q flag!
lol thanx actually it was that i didn't empty the recycle bin :S
thanQ for all your help!