Quick easy question

Posted on 2005-04-16
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Last Modified: 2010-04-14
Hello all. Is it possible to convert a FAT32 partition to NTFS without having to re-format the drive and losing everything
i.e. all of the software and files? Thanks, Jordan.
Question by:JordanKingsley
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Yes: Use

convert.exe c: /FS:NTFS

on the command line.
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More info: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;214579 ("How to use Convert.exe to convert a partition to the NTFS file system")

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Thanks jkr. Easy 500 for ya !

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