Forum discussion tagged with FAT32.
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    Question Hp pendrive releated issue.

    Why does my 16gb HP v215b pendrive show 15.1gb usable storage? I format it with Fat32 but nothing changes. How is it possible? Thanks for advance. These are screenshots.
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    WD Passport not recognized by Sony Blu-ray BDP-S580

    I have a Sony Blu-ray Player BDP-S580 that works great, plays disks, streams Netflix, plays movies on USB flash drives. Bought a 1TB WD My Passport, wiped it, formatted it to FAT32 GPT, put some MP4s on it. Plugged it into the player's USB drive, get error message "USB device (front) unknown...
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    How to Boot USB Drive in Secure Boot Mode (UEFI)

    HP Notebook 15-f009wm OS: Windows 8.1 with Bing 32 bit Hello all, This is my problem: I can't get my USB drive to load while in Secure Boot mode and continue running into 'Boot Device Not Found. Please install an operating system on your hard disk' screen. The only method that works thus far...
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    File Systems - FAT32

    Hi I was just doing some research about the FAT32 file system. I was told from a computer scientist that FAT32 has a max partition size of 2TB, but from what I am reading online it says the max partition size is 32GB? Which one is right, are there different types of FAT32? Thanks for your time!
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    Formatting a SanDisk 64 GB MicroSD XC card to FAT32

    Hi guys and gals, Today I just purchased a New Nintendo 3DS XL handheld gaming system. I'm a bit confused. I've read Nintendo's website where they've said that they've only tested 32GB microSD cards for use in their latest handheld system. However, I've also read online that there have been...
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    Formatting a Mac drive to FAT32 using a PC

    Hi, I was given a Mac-formatted external hard-drive that was surplus to requirements and want to use it on my Windows-based set-up. I need to format it to FAT32 however I can't even see the drive to format it. I can read the device using HFSExplorer but have yet to find a way of formatting the...
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    Most data got damage after convert FAT32 to NTFS with Paragon Partition Manager 12

    I don't have issue in previous versions, after apply to convert the partition stop at 10% with error not enough memory "win XP 32bits" .then my partition converted NTFS but most data damage. I ask paragon but they never help for anything because they want serial no "I don't have it because I use...
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    Panasonic DMC-FZ30 SD card Fat16

    Hello, How can I reformat a 4GB SDHC6 card from Fat32 to Fat16 to work in Panasonic DMC-FZ30 camera ?
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    Acer notebook won't allow Win XP to run on C: when partition is FAT32?

    Not sure if I'm asking in the correct place here but I'll give it a go... I have an Acer rebranded netbook and have wiped the existing partition on the hard disk. It was NTFS with Windows XP Home, and I have deleted it and recreated as 2 partitions both as FAT32. The netbook still has a...
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    FAT32 on Sony ProDuo Memory Card - Help please

    I have a 4GB Sony ProDuo Memory card with photos on from my travels. My basic HAMA card reader read them fine and I could look at them on my laptop. Now when I put the card in the card reader I can't see the photos and it says that it is a FAT32 file. I have absolutley no idea what that is and...
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    Fat32 faster than NTFS on partitions smaller than 60Gb?

    Archived from groups: rec.audio.pro (More info?) I've read on a couple of articles that FAT32 is faster than NTFS on partitions smaller than 60 or so Gigabytes. Apparently FAT32 isn't hindered by security issues and indexes which are part of NTFS. I am about to create a small FAT32 partition...
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    FAT32 support for dos 6.22

    I want to be able to veiw my windows partition (win 2k fat32) from dos. The hard drive is a little less than 15gb (if that is relevant) and the dos partition is 1.95gb (primary active partition). I however do not want to install a diffrent variation of dos (such as DR.dos) is their any driver...