1.    02 Jun 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 6
    Windows 8

    Stop Windows from saving external drive indexes


    I have an external hard drive that I use at work and at home. When I copy something onto the drive at home and take it to work the new files is not visible. I have to check the drive for errors before it sees the new files.

    I guess this is because Windows saves an index for the drive. Is there a way to disable this or to otherwise fix this?

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  2.    02 Jun 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 6
    Windows 8

    Ok, I found the answer. Right click on the drive -> properties -> general tab -> bottom checkbox.
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