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Old 06-12-2009, 02:13 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Default Re: Portable HDD won't except more then 4.3gb

How can I tell what the drive is formatted as?
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my computer.
right mouse click hard drive in question / properties.
listed as file system.
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Cool thank you.
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Default Re: Portable HDD won't except more then 4.3gb

I think fat and fat32 drives also are much more suseptible to corruption too, not sure if that's right though...pretty sure it is. I remember reading up about the diferences sometime or other. So yes, it's adviseable, if you have any other fat32 drives, that you convert them to ntfs.
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