Flash Drive Blues

By hugheen
Jun 15, 2006
  1. My 512MB Flash Drive can receive data on my old laptop and transfer it to
    my new Dell (XP). However, when copying data from Mydocuments (WP6.0)
    to the flash drive it invariably stops after about 100 or so documents
    indicating it can't copy such and such a document, (doesn't say why) I have deleted these documents but it always picks out a new one. Curiously I have plenty of space left on the drive according to the directory command but the copying does stop around the same place, i.e, 110 documents or so.

    I'm puzzled. Any thoughts?

    Hapless Hugh
  2. altheman

    altheman TS Rookie Posts: 425

    the file system could be corrupt. have you tried doing a format on the flash drive??
  3. hugheen

    hugheen TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I thought of it (like a "format E") but I was afraid of erasing any software
    that exists on the Flash Drive.

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