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I want to format my sandisk micro cruzer 4gb usb drive to fat but only get fat32 option

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  • craig459 Sep 08, 2008

    The usb drive is for use for updating firmware on photocopiers. But they will only work with devices formatted in fat, this device does not give the option and i wondered if it was possible. thanks.

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Why do you want to format it? If it is file lossing problem, you can try 4Card Recovery.

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Nobody and nothing uses the FAT system, since windows 98 only FAT32 or NTFS is used, i can't understand why you need FAT?

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    andrew pester Sep 08, 2008

    Shot in the dark, but there may be an option for fat, apologies if you tried this,
    go to my computer icon, right click, then click manage, then disk management; see if drive is listed, click on it then choose format.

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