out of disk space while transferring video using elgato video capture

Discussion in 'Digital Video' started by savanahrose, Aug 16, 2012.

  1. savanahrose macrumors 6502a


    Jul 31, 2006
    greer SC
    I have run out of disk space while transferring video from the dvr to my macbook pro. This has happened to me before but I always restarted the video on the dvr after deleting old files.
    This time I wanted to just leave it up there and then delete old files and just let it run without restarting the show that I am recording. Will this start back up on its own when I ran out of space or do I have to restart the whole video from the get go? I have already deleted some files but it is still saying ONE MOMENT PLEASE on the Video capture window. I would appreciate all the help that I can get. I can't seem to find the answer on the internet.
  2. Dave Braine macrumors 68040

    Dave Braine

    Mar 19, 2008
    Warrington, UK
    I don't know, but I think that the first thing you need to do is buy an external drive and import the video onto that. You generally need about 10% of your Mac's drive free for the computer to operate properly.
  3. GoreVidal macrumors 6502a


    Jun 19, 2011

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