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I have 2 hard drives on my G5 that I use for video editing and storing. The problem has started when I added the second hard drive. When I try to store some videos on the second hard disk, it adds them to the first one and tell me that I have no space
available but it shows 25 GB available on the first and full size of the second hard disk 149 GB.. Please help..
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What software are you using for video?
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Final cut express
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Are you letting FCP place the files on the second disk, or are you placing them there manually?
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manually
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by:weed
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So, you drag files to the second drive, and it copies them to the first? Where does it place them on the first drive??
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it place them where I used to store my videos in the first HDD and some times it tells me that I have no space available..
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If you have no space, it could be because there is Cache or VM sucking up space. Place them on the second HD.
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Thank you very much,


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