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Originally Posted by chscag View Post
As far as I'm aware, there is no problem with Paragon NTFS and USB 2 only drives. The driver works regardless of whether the target is a flash drive or a large external drive. There is a possibility the OP is not properly ejecting the drive (as lifeisabeach pointed out) which will eventually cause data corruption.
Right. The problem that I had in mind was potential data corruption when prematurely unplugging a drive. USB is apparently far more prone to that happening than Firewire, and NTFS is apparently more vulnerable to this than FAT (oddly enough). I dug up an article that touches on this briefly.

What is the proper way to safely unplug USB drives? - usbdrive unmount unplugging | Ask MetaFilter


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