Jump to content


Photo

Using Usb Sticks >2Gb With Maxim


  • Please log in to reply
No replies to this topic

#1 LSC TechSupport

LSC TechSupport

    Guru

  • Admin
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,280 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Melbourne, Australia
  • Interests:My wife and two daughters, Water skiing, Sleeping :-)

Posted 20 July 2016 - 08:57 PM

The maXim USB interface was created many years ago, when an average USB stick was <128MB in capacity.

 

The current generation of 8GB and larger USB sticks can cause problems for the maXim, usually seen as it taking many minutes to save or load a show.

 

The simple solution is to create a separate partition of the USB stick of <1GB and make this the primary partition. Format it as FAT (FAT16) and the performance and reliability will increase dramatically.


  • 0
Regards
Richie Mickan
TechSupport
LSC Lighting Systems
LSC Web Site
Email me


0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users