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I am using tortoise svn to download a project on my localhost at C:/xampp/htdocs/ The download was started, but after downloading about 95MB my it stoped and my laptop hangs and then I had to restart my laptop. The file size is about 650MB

If I download it any directory other than C it works fine.

What is reason behind this. Can anyone help me in this regard.

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Do you have enough free drive space available on C:? –  techie007 May 28 '13 at 17:27
    
@techie007 yes. I have 40GB free space on C –  ehp May 28 '13 at 17:31
    
@ehp - You sure the laptop is actually hanging not trying to process a large file? You really shouldn't put huge files into a svn repository. –  Ramhound May 28 '13 at 17:45
    
@Ramhound: He's successful downloading to other locations, so any huge files shouldn't be an issue. Also, how do you know it's his own svn repo in the first place? –  Karan May 28 '13 at 17:48
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@ehp: Did this happen just the one time or does the laptop hang every single time you attempt to download to the C drive? Perhaps there's some file system corruption, so you should run chkdsk /f on the drive. –  Karan May 28 '13 at 17:57
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