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troubleshooting Question

Max gig External us. drive connected to an XP laptop

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What does the file size have to be?
NTFS Or Fat 32 etc ....

What the max gigs ?

I was in site and connected a 1TB via usb and it would see it

Will it see a 500 gig ?

Does it have to be NTFS ?

I'm trying to take files off this old laptop without opening it up and salving the hdd etc
I want to use USB

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