Formating for large files (what cluster size?) Tags: Hard Drives Formatting Format Storage Last response: August 5, 2012 8:31 PM in Storage Share chuckfinley July 26, 2012 6:28:36 PM What cluster size should I pick from the formatting options to format my 2TB drive that would only contain larhe files from 5MB and up or a drive that would only have large video files (50MB and up)? Thank you! More about : formating large files cluster size tomatthe a b G Storage July 27, 2012 10:13:37 PM Whatever Windows defaults to should be fine, there isn't generally a reason to mess with that selection except for on raid sets occasionally. chuckfinley August 5, 2012 8:31:38 PM thanks! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Formatting in 128KB and 256KB cluster size Forum External Storage and Cluster Size Forum Default cluster size Forum RAID 0 Cluster size change Forum Cluster Size Forum Best size cluster for NTFS partition Forum Best size cluster for NTFS partition Forum Changing cluster size Forum Cluster size and performance Forum To partition? and cluster size ? Forum HD failure, bad cluster size , need to resize to recover Forum Cluster Size Forum ntfs cluster size ? Forum cluster size Forum Windows 7/Vista/XP install on large cluster sizes Forum Cluster (allocation unit) size for NTFS in Windows 7 Forum NTFS cluster size = IO size ? Performance gains? Forum 4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd Forum [Solved] RAID 1'ing drives of differing quality and size Forum HDD Funk - Not sure what's going on Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !