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My harddrive will not save files larger then 4 GB

I've always had this problem with capturing video. I'm using a MacBook Pro with Final Cut Studio on it. As soon as i started to do video editing i bought a external hard drive (Acomdata 250 GB Model: HD250UFAPE5-72). THis is where i would capture video to. I could never capture more then 9min and 25 seconds worth of video. I thought this was due to a setting in FCP. I tried all kinds of configuations in the software and talk to other editors trying to find the problem. This wasn't a big deal since i normally capture in small segments anyways. recently i have come across a project that i have needed to capture a long segment of video, so i took my hard drive to a friend to capture this video. Same thing happened on his set up with this hard drive. so what i did was clear my internal hard drive and catured to it. i figuered i could transfer the files from my internal hard drive to my external harddrive. This wouldn't work either. It would transfer 4 GB over and then give me an error message. i'm willing to buy another harddrive but i'm sure what is the problem. i'm using 400 firewire, the harddrive is 7200 rpm with 8mb of cache. so is it the transfer rate, the rpm rate, the cache size, or is it something completely different. thank you for you time in reading this long post.

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What is the filesystem format on your external hard drive? there are limits on certain file systems, like maximum size of a single file in fat32 is 4gb. let me know the filesystem on your external hard drive and i will try to consult a few friends for you. regards

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Step3: Export video
Once you are finished with editing your video, click on File and point to Export, then you will see a list of options of how you can export the edited file. For example, if you want to publish your video to the web, you can click on "Export using QuickTime Conversion". When you see the naming dialog box, input the name you prefer and at the bottom, select "MPEG-4" at the bottom, and then select "Broadband-High" under the format setting. And now click on Save.
As mentioned above, Final Cut Pro is a very good tool for professionals. If you want to know better about using Final Cut Pro, you can go to certain Final Cut Pro forums. The most popular one is Los Angeles Final Cut Pro User Groupn and you can find a lot of useful info there.
You might also want to buy a book and study how to use Final Cut Pro, such as Apple Pro Training Series: Final Cut Pro 7 and learn how to professional edit your videos with Final Cut Pro.
If you just want to do some basic editing such as cropping, length trimming and video effect adjustments, you can just use Doremisoft Mac Flip Converter to get the job done by following How to edit flip video with Doremisoft Ma Flip Converter.

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