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Is my hard drive NTSF or FAT?

by metsfan1968 / February 27, 2007 11:50 AM PST

How can I tell if my internal hard drive is set up for NTSF or FAT filing system? I just bought an external hard drive, and it is recommended that I format the external drive the same as the internal one. But, for the life of me, I can't find where it indicates type of file system.

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metsfan1968
by tomron / February 27, 2007 12:06 PM PST

I notice it mentioned in disk Defragmenter.I quite sure it's mentioned else where.

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Simply
by Darton Fury / February 27, 2007 12:06 PM PST

click start, my computer, R-click the C: drive and select properties.

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Thank you.
by metsfan1968 / February 27, 2007 12:32 PM PST
In reply to: Simply

Ok, that was too easy. I found it - NTSF. I knew I had seen it somewhere but drew a blank as to where and started looking in hardware profiles, etc., etc. Guess I was making it more complicated than it needed to be. Thanks again.

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