putting large files on small harddrive space compression??

By Samstoned
Jan 22, 2006
  1. iss

    iss TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,994

    No, but once many years ago I tried out partition magic for the first time and made an 8Gb drive out of what used to be a 40 gb drive. :blush:
  2. xero

    xero TS Rookie Posts: 94

    dont try it

    Compression with this ratio on drives is not recommended.
  3. Samstoned

    Samstoned TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 1,018

    Well maybe not that high,but has it been done by anyone
    I have lost space also ,not hard to get back
    thought someone here can explain better than old bill gates can
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