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discrepancy on sizes reported

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I have 2 4TB discs in my array (Disc2 and Disc3).  I've moved all my movies to these 2 discs.

 

When I check the size of all the movies and associated files in Windows Explorer, it reports they take 7.6 TB

When I look at my array in unRAID, those discs show 3.97 and 3.93 full.  I realize windows may not measure the same way as unRAID, but it seems I'm losing almost .4TB of space somehow.

 

What am I missing?  Why does unRAID not show as much free space as windows?

 

I do use the recycle app, but it shows as empty, both in the app and in Putty/Midnight Commander.

 

I'm confused.

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Windows reports sizes in GiB whereas unRaid and the rest of the world reports in GB

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