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. m 0 l chuckfinley August 5, 2012 8:31:38 PM thanks! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan I use a 512 bytes cluster size to format a SSD drive ? Forum SolvedHow to formating a USB drive for large files? Forum how to defrag large cluster size >4k Forum SolvedHow large would the speed difference between a 4096 b and a 64 kb allocation unit size after formatting? Forum SolvedFormatting in 128KB and 256KB cluster size Forum Slow file transfer speed in internal hdd & when downloading large size torrents ;other files present on the drive opens slowly Forum Windows 7/Vista/XP install on large cluster sizes Forum Formatting Fat 32 with larger cluster size? Forum SolvedWhat SSD spec for large files? Forum What is the significance of cluster size Forum SolvedVery large file downloading - but I have to leave my computer - what can I do? Forum what is the fastest way to transfer Large (50GB) files. eSata, USB3 or Gigabit Network ? Forum Large file size for QT video? Forum Whats the fastest way to tranfer large files between two computers Forum SolvedWhat is the activation key for recover files after format? Forum What raid config should I use if any for high file size video writing! I WILL GIVE YOU 5 BUCKS IF YOU READ THE DESCRIPTION!! Forum what is best way to transfer large files from one pc to an.. Forum What is this page file size!? Forum Micro SD card wont let me add new files or delete them, it also wont let me format it, what do i do ? Forum What is a small file size recording alternative to fraps? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !