08-09-2010 10:13 PM
I bought the 1TB external WD but later I found out the file system are NTFS and i need to convert it to FAT32 in order to be recognized through my PS3 (PS3 recognize FAT32 only) , please is there a way to do this?
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08-10-2010 06:52 PM
okay i tryed command promot for converting it reached 30%~ after 2hours maybe, then the cmd said that the volume is to big and stopped converting! So now all I can think of is "SwissKnife" is this program recommended?
08-12-2010 11:11 AM
Windows has a max partition size of 32 GB's for FAT 32. You will need to use a 3rd party formatting software to convert the entire drive to FAT 32. If you know someone with a Mac, they can format the whole drive using the MSDOS partitioning scheme to format the drive in FAT 32 for you.
10-13-2010 11:42 AM
well I downloaded that trial version but it says my hard drive is too big to convert although I did receive an email from em saying they would send me a full version free if i answered the 3 question survey but I yet to see the full version email even after I answered their questions
12-02-2010 08:33 PM - edited 12-02-2010 08:34 PM
hey are you still in need of converting ntfs to fat32? if so then have a look here http://www.cybertechhelp.com/forums/showthread.php
let me know how things turnout for you.
12-11-2010 12:09 PM
Thanks I have been working on this for over a week Tried a lot of sites and some were questionable bought a case that holds both hard drives 2 t each, I thought I was on a role when I got my computer to accept the format command line. 6 hours later half way, went to bed got up nothing. Went online again seen your note and remembered I used PM 15 years ago or more. Downloaded but my sys is 64 so I dished out the small amount it asked for and got the VERSION I needed with in 5 min the job was done well worth the cost. Most of my computers are 32 bit so if I need to do anything on them they have the free download.
12-26-2010 05:14 AM
You can format it using this site. Just click on the picture to download software and run software to format to FAT32.