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Win98 DriveSpace files in XP


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sab-ak

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In win 98, there is a compression utility that can create one or more compressed drives on hard disks. It is called doublespace/drivespace. There does not seem to be a way to be able to open these compressed drives in XP. On NTFS, Xp itself offers compression features, but it does not deal with compressed drives created with Win98. I have been searching for it and I dont think there is a possibility except using systems other than XP.

Any help?
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You'll need to decompress the drives back in 98 before you can use them.
XP offers no backwards support in this area.
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