How to format FAT32 including a backup FAT table?

Discussion in 'OT Technology' started by deusexaethera, Sep 22, 2007.

  1. deusexaethera

    deusexaethera New Member OT Supporter

    Jan 27, 2005
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    I recently found out that FAT32 supports the option to maintain a backup copy of the FAT table, in case the main one gets corrupted. Does anybody know how to force a disk to format such that it contains a backup FAT table?

    EDIT: Disregard; I found out that it's only Windows CE that formats without the backup FAT table. Needless to say, someone's made an app to do it the right way. ;)
    Last edited: Sep 22, 2007

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