FAT to FAT32

  gcha 18:52 03 Mar 2005
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I have a removeable usb drive containing FAT files-please don't ask why!!- which I need to load on to a WIN98 system running FAT32. Is there any way in which this can be done?

  Forum Editor 19:14 03 Mar 2005

On your Win 98 machine. There'll be no problem.

  gcha 18:12 04 Mar 2005

Thanks - it didn't work out quite like that as I had difficulty getting the WIN98 OS recognising the thumb drive. However, by moving the files through another PC I did manage to get them downloaded. Thanks again for the response

  woodchip 18:45 04 Mar 2005

For any External Drive on Win98 you need to load Drivers

  woodchip 18:49 04 Mar 2005

It's not like XP, with which you can just plug it in and windows does the rest. 98 is a configure able OS

  gcha 19:42 05 Mar 2005

Thanks for the advice. I did manage it by using an "in between" computer. I'm not sure why it worked but it did and I managed to download the files. Thanks again

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