need help using Fat32 hard drive

By zak55555
May 16, 2005
  1. i am using windows meillenieum on a fat32 hard drive, and i want to use the files that i have on another partition wich is using a different kind of hardrive,is there anyway i can ? and if i cant is there any way i can transfer my partition to fat32 without erasing my hard drive? :confused:
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    Please be more specific.
    In Explorer, rightclick the drive where Milennium is on, select Properties. What fileformat do you see (FAT16/FAT32/NTFS)?
    Do the same for the other drive, what do you see there?

    Your ME is probably FAT32 already, so does not need to be converted.
  3. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,689   +395

    ME won't read NTFS. There is no reason ME shouldn't be able to access the files on the drive if its FAT or FAT32 format. If the drive in question is NTFS or anything else, you won't be able to read it in ME (at least not without some additional software to read it).
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