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Many image files from Dell Hosted Recovery are 8GB and larger, so you will need to have that much disk space available to download the images.
To determine the amount of free disk space on a drive or USB device, perform the following actions:
If you are downloading a large file through a Dell online application (such as Dell Hosted Recovery Image), you may receive an "Not enough space on drive" error. This is normally due to a space limitation on the drive that files are being saved to. Some images downloaded through Dell Hosted Recovery Image can be up to 8GB in size.
To correct this error, you may need to free up additional disk space on the hard drive.For information on freeing up disk space by operating system, refer to Microsoft's knowledge base articles for each OS:
Additionally, if you have an external hard drive or secondary hard drive with more disk space, simply select that drive to save the files to.
04 Mar 2021