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Utility to format & partition a USB drive

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I am looking for a utility that will allow me to partition an USB drive and format the partitions to either having a CDFS or a FAT fs.
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by:Aneesh Retnakaran
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I used 'HP USB Disk Storage Format Tool'  to do this

Also you can use Fdisk to partition it..
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the download is available here

http://www.bay-wolf.com/usbmemstick.htm
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Thanks for your quick ressponse. I can do the FAt file system with the HP tool but I cannot find the option to create a CD file system in one of the partitions.
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I am not sure about formating to CDFS
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Thanks for the ref to the HP formatting tool. I am awarding u the points for this question.
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thanks for the points, B/w I will check any tools are there to create the CDFS on the USB drive
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