troubleshooting Question

Can't Write to Hard Drive

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I have a 500 GB external USB hard drive with the FAT32 file system.
The properties show 15.8 GB used and 449 GB of free space left.
Whenever I try to write  more files to it a message comes up saying there is not enough room on the drive and it aborts the copy. A Windows 2000 computer can't write any more to it.  A Windows XP computer will write some as long as they're not too big.
Any idea how to fix this?

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