Forum discussion tagged with NTFS.
  1. Platina32

    Question I accidentally emptied the EFI-partition, but have not yet turned off my PC. How can I restore the files?

    Hi, The problem arised when I wanted to copy some files from my HDD onto a USB-stick. When I selected the USB-drive on my PC, I saw there were some files on there I did not recognize and figured I didn't need them, so I promptly deleted them. However, on second glance, I saw I did not select...
  2. American2021

    Question Hard Disk: XFS to NTFS

    I have a 1TB hard drive formatted in XFS. There is no data on the drive, nothing needs to be recovered. I want to remove the XFS and format it with NTFS to use in Windows 10. I wish to use this hard drive as an NTFS drive in Windows 10. How can I accomplish this? -American2021
  3. paijoh

    [SOLVED] WD My Book for Linux

    Hi, I'm considering to buy WD MyBook 4TB (Prod. #: WDBBGB0040HBK-SESN) as my backup drive, but the drive as default formatted with exFAT. My question is, since my OS is Linux Mint, is it safe (and will it work on my PC) if I formatted the drive with NTFS, since I want it work also on my TV...
  4. [SOLVED] How to delete System Reserved partition and extend basic partition?

    Disks are a mess after fresh install. How to delete System Reserved partition and extend basic partition? I just bought an NVMe SSD for my Windows 10 PC. Tried Samsung Migration Tool, but I couldn't get to boot on the new drive (BSoD). Long story short I decided to do a fresh install on the...
  5. S

    Question SANDISK USB formatted to NTFS not working anymore

    Hi Guys. I wanted to watch a 3D movie on my TV so was transferring a 6.5GB file to my Sandisk USB Drive. The drive was showing an error- that it cannot hold up such a large file. After a basic search got to know that the USB Drive should be formatted to NTFS instead of FAT32. As soon as i...
  6. W

    Question mp3 player works only if formated in XP

    I have a mp3 player. When I connect it to PC by USB, I can see it in Windows Explorer, like a normal USB flash drive. If I format it FAT32 in Windows XP and then load mp3 files, the player shows the uploaded files and it can play them normally. If I format it FAT32 in Windows 7 or 10 and then...
  7. D

    Question How do I play videos on my TV from my Flash Drive

    I am recording some home videos from VHS tapes to a digital copy for a friend. She wants to be able to play them on the tv with flash drive. I am having trouble figuring out why I cannot play these videos on the TV from the Flash Drive and needs some help. I can play the video on the computer...
  8. B

    Question exFAT or NTFS for USB?

    Should I use exFAT or NTFS for my USB? I want to put a 10gb file on my usb but I can't put on any files over 4gb with FAT32. It should only be 1 file over 4gb and I don't need it for Mac. I may want to put it into a TV. I also saw that you have to eject NTFS but there is a different setting...
  9. P

    The Ghost in the Machine [I'm having a troubleshooting nightmare, wisdom is welcome]

    Hello there, I'm new here but have been around many times while tweaking and fixing machines for family and friends, or checking reviews on components and such, so I want to start by thanking to all the nice people sharing their experiences and wisdom here. ❤ I'm having a situation that keeps...
  10. p119306

    Question File is too large for Destination file System Already NTFS Win 10

    Hello Guys, hope someone can give me an advice. I have this strange problem, I cant figure out the issue. Im trying to copy files fom an external HD to an internal 4TB HD. https://www.photobox.co.uk/my/photo/full?photo_id=502078630612 When trying to copy the "file is too large for the...
  11. R

    Question Restore Partition after Delete Volume

    I've been really stuck and over my head here (as evidenced by my bad decisions). Any help is much appreciated! Long story short, I accidentally ran Diskpart Clean on my drive (virtual drive mounted on Google Cloud). Panicking and being an idiot, I tried to recreate my first partition out of...
  12. Pentium4User

    Question Toshiba M1150-S1061 video issues

    Hello so I have been having a quite annoying issue, Yes I know this laptop old but I mainly use it for a network hotspot and sometimes I use it to watch dvds on it. The issue I am experiencing is that video drivers (It has a xpress 200m) it will not load no matter what I'm pretty much stuck with...
  13. V

    Question PC stopped working/screen wont turn on

    i5 4570k, gygabite Z87-HD3, superflower PSU, MSI GTX960, 2 kingston hyper X 8 GB This PC has already 5 years, except the PSU has 2 and the graphics 1. It suddenly stopped working. All the fans turn on but the screen wont. I tried to use the integrated graphics and clearing the bios. I also...
  14. A

    [SOLVED] Is adding 4GB RAM worth on my i5-8250 notebook?

    Hi all! New here. I have HP Pavillion Gamming Laptop, I want to add 4GB RAM, to improve gamming performance .I bought it not long ago, I aimed to get something to run mainly Mortal Kombat X and Far Cry Primal, that’s what I got in mind when buying it, with the budged I had at that moment. It...
  15. G

    Can someone explain how to use SeaTools for me?

    I already downloaded what it said to download on a USB drive but im clueless on what to do after that.
  16. M

    [SOLVED] Best Laptop under £500

    Hello, I would appreciate some recommendations for the best laptop I can buy under £500. I'll be using it for surfing the net and using office programs, nothing too demanding but obviously I want the fastest system I can get within the budget, thanks.
  17. boias_john

    Asus z370 TUF Plus won't display bios/uefi

    So I just got a new Asus z370 TUF Plus gaming mobo and Intel i7 9700k to build into my new Phanteks Evolv X case, the RGB, case fans, ram RGB, USB devices, and GPU fans all power on, but there's no display on my monitor. The mobo or the case I got didn't come with a speaker either, so I can't...
  18. I

    What CPU for gaming and editing

    Hey I would like to get some advice about what CPU I should get for a gaming and editing setup. Im looking at 8700k 8086k 9700k 9900k. Can I have a few opinions? I have a budget of 3-5k alone for the rig itself.
  19. L

    [SOLVED] Can barely meet 60fps in most games at 1080p

    I'd have expected this build to be overkill for 1080p gaming, or suitable for 1440p it can't get above 20fps on 1440p or higher and 1080p only hit 60 on low requirement games CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700K CPU @ 4.00GHz GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN X Motherboard: ASUS H170 PRO GAMING RAM...
  20. J

    Question to developers

    Does anyone write to games developers, asking why applications only playing the menu, continue to use up large amounts of cpu and gpu resources
  21. J

    Blue yeti cable broken

    My blue yeti cable broke, I tried all my other mini usb cables, mic turns on, but is in not detected by the computer
  22. E

    Graphics card crashing under load

    I’ve just upgraded to a Gainward GTX 970, and i’ve been having some big issues so far. I also installed a new power supply with the graphics card, a Thermaltake TR2 S 600W. After installing the card, I installed the drivers from Nvidia’s site and ran heaven benchmark to check if it worked...
  23. R

    Z270i How can i make this all work ? usb 2.0 + 3.0

    Hi guys i know they are afew posts regarding this however none state my exact situaion, I have a Corsair h200i case which has a internal fan hub required 2.0 . I currently have a horrible adaptor to convert my 3.0 header into a 2.0 and for the mean time its working out okay. However im...
  24. Brand24

    Should I upgrade my Ryzen 1600?

    Hi just wondering if I should upgrade to the 2600 or 2600x. Will I notice any performance gains (FPS) or am I best to keep the setup I have now. I only game on it no video editing or streaming and I play @1440p. I can recycle the 1600 into a pc I am going to build for the missus later on. PC...
  25. kcarbotte

    Get Ready for the Next Windows 10 Update

    Microsoft revealed the name and launch date for the next Windows 10 feature update. Get Ready for the Next Windows 10 Update : Read more
  26. T

    Which is the best for me? Z370

    Im upgrading my pc to a i5 8600K but i dont know which Mobo is the best for me. I was thinking about MSI Z370 TOMAHAWK and GIGABYTE Z370 AORUS Gaming 5, but im not sure which to get. My budget i about €200. Any recommendations?
  27. N

    Canon c1028i - Scan to Shared Folder

    Hey friends, I have a Canon c1028i and I need to know if it's possible to scan documents to a shared folder. Thanks.
  28. Z

    Newly built PC, no video output, or usb response.

    Hi, I have recently decided to build a gaming pc and all the parts are in, however when i plug it in and turn it on i receive no video output, or signs of my usb devices functioning. However on bootup i receive one beep, which according to the mobo manufacturer means that the system bootup was...
  29. AndrewFreedman

    Acer Swift 7 Laptop Review: Slender Sacrifices

    Yes, the Acer Swift 7 is the world’s thinnest laptop, and it manages good battery life. But its svelte styling comes with a last-gen CPU, a touchpad with no click, and an oddly jumbled keyboard. Acer Swift 7 Laptop Review: Slender Sacrifices : Read more
  30. J

    windows 10 to 8.1

    can i just have a full set of instructions on what i need to install and whatnot because i'm confused so i bought a new laptop it has windows 10 (clean) i don't want that, my current has 8.1 (can i use that product key) but i heard about drivers and i'm not sure
  31. C

    Rx 570 error 43

    I recently bought a xfx rx 570 used. I went home and uninstalled the drivers with windows 10 app Uninstaller. I reinstalled the driver using both the disc windows 10 drivers & adrenaline 18.6.1. I got a yellow triangle on device manager for rx 570 and error code 34. I figured the problem would...
  32. J

    Help boot problem

    My desktop computer works fine but the problem when i turn it on im having a problem to boot up. Unless i restart over and over just to boot up.
  33. QwerkyPengwen

    Other programs like SketchUp Make 2017? For DIY projects.

    I need to know what kind of programs I see people use in YouTube videos from time to time when they do a DIY project that has them creating the general layout and design of something with precise measurements to see what fits where and how. I plan to start doing some more complex DIY building of...
  34. J

    CPU upgrade for my laptop?

    I have a Toshiba Tecra A5-S416 laptop. Its chipset is Mobile Intel 915g. Present it has Pentium M 730 processor and has socket 479 mPGA. Please suggest me the best upgrade for my CPU.
  35. M

    Riotoro’s Project Morpheus Case Changes Shape To Fit Your Build

    Riotoro brought a transforming Project Morpheus case, a CR380 mid-tower case, new RGB fans, and a 1,200W power supply to Computex 2018. Riotoro’s Project Morpheus Case Changes Shape To Fit Your Build : Read more
  36. S

    card reader not working

    Toshiba laptop Model Name Satellite L55-C Part Number PSKW6U-003003 OS Name Microsoft Windows 10 Home Version 10.0.17134 Build 17134 Windows updated now card reader does not work.
  37. S

    Active or passive VGA to Displayport converter for multiple monitors?

    I have a GTX 1060 which has 1 HDMI 3 Displayport, and a DVI D port. I was planning to set a dual monitor, they are different sizes and uses VGA cable. I've already set up the main monitor by using VGA to HDMI converter and it works fine, but if I want to set a second monitor should I consider...
  38. P

    Router's internet is not working with my Bridged combo modem

    Hello so I currently have my ubee ddw36c in "Primary network bridged" but once I connected my Net gear N300 WNR2000v2 It doesn't connect to the internet. Tried power cycling and switching Ethernet cord around etc. Here's my setup: Ethernet cord is connected to the first port for the combo, then...
  39. P

    Help deciding on a printer

    Hi, I need to buy a home colour printer, scanner is important but it is basically a home printer. I am looking for a relatively cheap maintenance and low cost printing. My HP 6830 is broken and ink cartridges were annoying as the printer refused to work with no-brand cartridges (I tried 6...