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Windows Disk FAT32 or NTFS

Discussion in 'General Software' started by P0w3r3dUp, Mar 31, 2009.

  1. P0w3r3dUp

    P0w3r3dUp New Member

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    Want to reinstall my windows and dont know how to format it NTFS or FAT32 which one is better for OS, and what are the dffrences btwen them ? :confused:
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    First, what OS are you pretending to reinstall? Please fill your specs in your User CP.
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    i did dunno why they dont appear :D
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    planing on Vista Ultimate x64
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    When you install Vista, I believe you can only format it with NTFS, which is what you want anyway.
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    NTFS in more reliable and make your system more crash proof and can handle big size files.

    EDIT:make sure to choose "yes" like in pic below:
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    Is there such an option (Fat32) when installing Vista. :confused:

    I don't think so.
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    no, only ntfs.

    ntfs utilizes disk space and improve its performance.

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