[BCAB] Reformatting as FAT32
kelvin.williams at tiscali.co.uk
Fri Oct 25 09:03:10 BST 2019
Yes you can, if you highlight the drive you want.
On 25/10/2019 09:01, Agent Orange via Bcab wrote:
> Barry, don't think you can do that in Windows 7?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Barry Toner [mailto:barry at tonermail.co.uk]
> Sent: 25 October 2019 08:59
> To: BCAB Discussion List
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Reformatting as FAT32
> Hi Phil,
> How about Windows own format utility?
> Open Explorer, navigate to Computer, hit the apps key on the drive and
> select format. Select FAT32 from the options.
> Barry Toner
> barry at tonermail.co.uk
>> On 25 Oct 2019, at 08:30, Agent Orange via Bcab <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
>> Can anyone recommend a utility, reliable and accessible with a screen
>> reader, that will enable me to easily format a 128GB micro SD card as
>> I have been having intermittent problems over some years whenever I need
>> do this, and I'm starting to wonder whether they might be due in part to
>> utility I have been using to do it. It is just called FAT 32 Format.
>> I use this utility to reformat an SD or micro SD card to FAT32 the card
>> seems to play up afterwards with various symptoms including being "locked"
>> or not being visible to the card reader.
>> Just wondering if there any alternative utilities out there that will do
>> this. I am using Win 7 64.
>> Any recommendations welcome, thanks
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