Convert ntfs to fat32 and vice versa – no data loss.

This article introduces how to convert partition from NTFS to FAT32, or FAT to NTFS without losing data. As we know, before using a disk partition, you have to format it as NTFS or FAT32/16/12. When you formatting this drive, Windows write basic info to this partition and then manage files with NTFS or FAT file system. Actually, either FAT or NTFS means a way to read and writhe files from/to a disk partition. However, in our daily use, we cannot find out any differences, we can create, delete and paste files in both NTFS and FAT partitions. How to find out a partition (drive) is NTFS or FAT? Two ways: 1. Open "My Computer", right click a partition and select "Properties". 2. Right click "My Computer" > "Manage" > "Storage" > "Disk Management", you'll find out file system type of all disk drives. Change/modify drive file system In the … Continue reading