How do I NTFS to Fat32 ?

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by HellyHans, May 23, 2003.

  1. HellyHans

    HellyHans OSNN Addict

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    I need to reinstall, How do I reformat from NTFS to Fat32?

    Thx
     
  2. sboulema

    sboulema Moderator

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    just use fdisk and then format the ne wpartition this will make it fat32, but all data will be lost. Partition magic can do the same without destroying data
     
  3. Geffy

    Geffy Moderator Folding Team

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    Partition Magic can attempt to do a conversion without the loss of data, but its not the most effective thing. Format is the best way to change back to FAT32
     
  4. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

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    If you are goinf to wipe the drive & start clean just boot up with the xp cd inserted & follow the screens to format in NTFS.
     
  5. NetRyder

    NetRyder Tech Junkie Folding Team

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    Ditto. Best way to go ;)