Got a new external HD yesterday, shoud i set it to fat32 or ntfs?

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  1. Gerbonium

    Gerbonium OT Supporter

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    Im on XP. my old external was ntfs, but this one came as fat32. hould i reformat it to ntfs?

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  2. deusexaethera

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    1. Will you use the drive with computers not running Windows?
    2. Will you use the drive with computers running Windows 95, 98, or ME?

    If you answered yes to either of these questions, leave the drive as FAT32. Otherwise, reformat to NTFS.
     
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    ok thanks
     
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    What part of Greenville do you live in?
     

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