multiple files on WinXP

By pmdubey
May 4, 2007
  1. Hi All,

    I had copied some files- including ISO files to my USB drive from MAC Mini Intel.When I use the USB drive in WinXP, I see 5-6 copies of the same file but only one on Mac !!!

    What is going on?


  2. raybay

    raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 7,241   +10

    Do all of the multiple copies appear on the USB drive with none on the C: drive?
    Are you able to right click on any of them to look at properties?
  3. pmdubey

    pmdubey TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Yes, they all appear on USB and I am able to look at the properties-they are identical. But, if all of them were real then I would have run out of space on my USB.
    Too many ._DSStore and trash files on USB

  4. pmdubey

    pmdubey TS Rookie Topic Starter

    formatted USB on Windows and used DS_Store delete on Mac to delete the DS store files.

    Seems to be OK for now,
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