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So im about to transfer my media collection to a large drive, and last time when i went from a 160gb to a tb drive, windows didnt like that at all. kept locking up, so i simply did it in smaller chunks. THEN i went from a 500gb drive, to a 1500gb media drive, and yet again, so i simply formatted thinking windows had herpes.

Well after reformat, same stuff.

Now im about to transfer the most i've ever done.

ideas? pointers?

snap ill even install linux if it'll help
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Is it possible to rar your collection in chunks (ie 700mb) from your existing to your new drive. Then unpack it all. The cpu can easily handle the compressing while you transfer it.
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that would take so long!

i updated chipset drivers and said screw it and did it.

its working!

also made a 12" 3pin fan extension cable while i was waiting
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that would take so long!

i updated chipset drivers and said screw it and did it.

its working!

also made a 12" 3pin fan extension cable while i was waiting
lol a great way to kill time
    
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