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HELP - Need to format from NTFS to FAT32

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7y, 3d agoPosted 7 years, 3 days ago
As in title:
just recently bought a 250gb Seagate external HDD and need to format to FAT32 as i am using it to back-up my ps3 and it will not recognise NTFS.

I have tried
RUN: format L:/FS:FAT32
which took a few hours but it hasnt changed the file system to FAT32
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7y, 3d agoPosted 7 years, 3 days ago

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[FONT=Verdana]How to Format External Hard Drive to FAT32 in Windows

The second option from the guide above should do the trick - if not please let us know and I can post in some more links to other guides & utilities out there.

Cheers, Scotty Boy! :thumbsup:
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i did it using some free software, think it was called partition mananger, or magic partition.
didnt take me long with the help of google.
but i managed to speperate it so that it came up on my pc as 2 drives, i did half of it as fat32 and the other has as NTFS for the PC.
ok thanks guys, will give them a try. rep left

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