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Old 09-07-2002, 11:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question xp compressing

Hi there.
I wanted to convert my NTFS partition in Fat32, with Partition MAgic....and after reboot i had an error.
The PQ cabn't convert because some files or folders may be compressed.
You know how can i disable the compresion in xp?..i saw after i uncheck "File is ready for archiving" and "compress contets to save disk space" after a while is back with blue color.
You think this is the reason i can't convert the partition?
I know i can convert in another way, but i don't want to lose my data.

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Old 09-28-2004, 04:48 AM   #2 (permalink)
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u cannot convert NTFS to FAT32.
Why do u want to convert it?
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