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Old 07-21-2006, 08:19 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have just bought a DVD player which has a USB connection.

I have a 250GB external hard drive which I want to play movies from.

It has to be formatted with FAT 32 to work...

Is there any way to make the partition bigger than 32GB..

Any help would be appreciated.


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Old 07-21-2006, 08:22 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Windows cannot make a larger FAT32 partition. Use a third party partitioning tool, like Partition Magic. Or search www.download.com for free partitioning software.

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Is there a limit to what size partition magic can create?
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