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Old 08-12-2005, 12:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default I can convert an external USB HD from Fat 32 > NTFS without loosing data...

Can i convert using the commant prompt?

Also data will not be lost correct?

convert drive_letter: /fs:ntfs (using that command)

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Old 08-12-2005, 12:17 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Yes, that will work, going from FAT to NTFS all your data should stay intact. Of course, I would recommend backing up first anyways.
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