1. Soundman72's Avatar
    Need some advice we have with working with an external hdd.
    I've got it working with ES file Explorer I can see the external drive and open files with it but when it comes to saving files that's a bigger issue.

    Word doesn't see the drive, and when I try to copy a file across it comes up with saying this is an unsupported action this also happens with trying to move a file any advice please.

    Also my files won't see the drive to
    Thanks for any help
    09-10-2017 03:26 PM
  2. hallux's Avatar
    What format is the drive in? If it's NTFS you likely can't write to that from your tablet. You'll need it to be FAT32.

    Also - I avoid ES File Explorer. I used to use that but moved to Solid Explorer when ES started to bring unwanted add-ons.
    09-10-2017 03:52 PM
  3. Soundman72's Avatar
    ah need to check if it's fat32
    09-10-2017 04:27 PM
  4. L0n3N1nja's Avatar
    exFAT works with most Android devices and allows larger file sizes than FAT32.
    09-11-2017 02:49 AM

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