Macintosh OS/Flash drive

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Flash drive 1GB, with iMac.  Emptied previous Flash content weeks ago, trash repeatedly emptied, but now Flash only has 25MB available.  How can I get back to the full 1GB available space?

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Hi, Frank,

First off, you must have the flash drive in the port when you empty the trash.  That could be your mistake.  If that doesn't solve your problem, I would reformat using Disk Utility.  Let me know if you need assistance to do that.

Debba

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AppleWorks 6, Systems up to 10.3.5, general trouble-shooting of hardware and some software.

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In years past I taught computer K-8 and helped maintain Macs using sytems 7 and 8. Since 2001, I have not been working with computers daily, aside from doing my own work. I dabble in helping people out and enjoy the challenge of trying to figure out answers to your problems. Systems 7, 8, 9 and 10 are all in my repertoire now, at various levels of expertise. Please, NO networking questions.

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