fat 32 formatting?

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  1. hellsspawn

    hellsspawn New Member

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    so i have a dlink dns-120 network storage adaptor that i gon for $2.50 on staff purchase day at my work.... and a slim 60gb HD.... the problem is that the adaptor is linux based, so all it can do is read ntfs..... what program can i use, mac, or PC, to format it to fat32?

    probably not a overly a mac question but mac users are obviously smarter, solely based on their choice to use a mac:bowdown:
     
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    partition magic for PC
     
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    all that does is state that its read only on ntfs... i need to be able to write too
     
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    Pr0Xima SPY ZAPPIN MAH SENTRY!

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    Macs can nativly format in Fat32 with disk utility. It will be MS-DOS format that you use.

    XP should do it, if not you can find format utilites that work fine on XP.
     
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    the problem is that my powerbook couldnt seem to power the drive...
    ill try it on the mbp when it gets here....
     

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