Images getting corrupted during copy process

By gauravdhup
Oct 25, 2007
  1. I am trying to copy about 17,000 Pictures (about 15GB data) from my hard disk to an external

    USB(2.0) drive for backup. However I find that some of my images are randomly getting corrupted

    during the copy process. The images are fine on the HDD but get discolored etc. on the USB drive

    copying in small chunks works perfectly
  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    That seems to be a statement rather than a question.
  3. Po`Girl

    Po`Girl TS Rookie Posts: 595

    Try disconnecting all other USB devices,and make sure you haven`t got

    anything else running on your your computer (apart from Windows,obviously).

    Failing that,small chunks it will have to be.
  4. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    The only other option is to image your source.
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