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Not able to back up my collection of mp3 second time around

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I have a 200 gb harddrive. I am not be able to back up my3 the second time around, as my collection from various CD grew. I am running Window 98me. It does recognize the external hard drive though. And promt me to click if I want to back up. However, the only datas of mp3 are the one I already have, when I intially set it up. Since then, I have tried doing everything from the menu that are provide on the software. Where did I go wrong? Any suggestion please.

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My friend 1st win98 do not have abilities to respond more then 80bg if you lucky. Try someone else computer like your best friend who has Win 2000, XP, Vista,.

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