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Floppy drive formats in FAT?


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Denisejm

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I just finished building my computer and the last component (for now) was a floppy drive. It works great but it can format disks only in FAT format. My hard drive is NTFS.

Why is my floppy using FAT?

Can I change it to NTFS?

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It is not meant to be in NTFS format. Floppy's were made to be ran in FAT format because they are under 2gb and that is how much the FAT file system holds before changing to FAT32, than to NTFS. Floppys only hold about 1.44mb per disk anyway.

Hope I answered your question :whistling:
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Ok, Thanks for letting me know . . . I appreciate it :whistling:
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No problem

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