pub 08:03 24 Aug 2007

Hi,I am told that by converting from a FAT32 to NTFS system,my computer will be more efficient.Is this so ? Also what is the best way to do it and will I need to re-install any software after the conversion ?
Thanks Chris

  jimv7 08:12 24 Aug 2007

Go to Start - All Programs - Accessories - Command Prompt

At the prompt type:-

CONVERT C: /FS:NTFS (note the space between c: and /)

After a while it may tell you there are programs running and do you want to continue. If it does choose N

It will then ask if you want to convert at the next re-boot Choose Y

  €dstowe 08:32 24 Aug 2007

Make a full system backup before doing this conversion.

It almost always goes without problems but, there is just that chance that it won't!

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 review

Halloween Photoshop & Illustrator tutorials: 20 step-by-step guides to creating spook-tacular…

iPhone X news: Release date, price, new features & specs

Comment créer, modifier et réinitialiser un compte Apple ?