Won't Record because of Disk Space, but Have Disk Space

Discussion in 'Windows Media Center' started by ByteSurfer, Aug 25, 2006.

  1. ByteSurfer

    ByteSurfer Guest

    I cleared off space and had over 20GB free , and the media center quit
    recording shows and says there isn't enough space. However there is enough
    space. Yes, I have emptied the recycled bin, and my computer cleary shows
    over 20gb free. And yes I am checking the right drive.

    I never had this problem before, and started recently. When i clear up to
    around 40gb free it records again. But then when it hits around 20gb it

    Why does this happen ? How do I fix this?
    ByteSurfer, Aug 25, 2006
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  2. ByteSurfer

    Alex Guest

    You should try going into the media centre settings>tv>recorder>recorder

    Then change the settings to suit you,
    Alex, Aug 25, 2006
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  3. Good advice. I've got my recorded TV on a 300 gig drive. MCE will automatically default to only using 275 gig of it, unless I change that particular setting manually to use the full drive.
    Doug Knox MS-MVP, Aug 25, 2006
  4. ByteSurfer

    ByteSurfer Guest

    Ok. I will check and post. I believe I had set this a long time ago to use
    everything but about 5gb.
    ByteSurfer, Aug 28, 2006
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