NTFS is the abbreviation of New Technology File System supported by Windows NT and later Windows operating system. Compared with FAT32, NTFS has higher performance and security, so it popular with Windows users. Many Vista users also want to convert FAT32 to NTFS to improve memory property. However, data security is considerable. In Vista, file system is set up when partition is formatted. And formatting partition will cause data loss. Is there any method to convert FAT32 to NTFS without data loss?
Methods to Convert FAT32 to NTFS without Data Loss
Converting FAT32 to NTFS without data loss, users should check whether the FAT32 partition is being used. Before the conversion, it must be unoccupied. For the partition being used can not be converted immediately and it need to reboot the system. After disuse, the following operations can be executed:
1. Click "start".
2. Input "cmd" in search box and press "Enter"
3. Input "convert d:/fs:ntfs" in the command shell to convert D: to NTFS( This "d" can be letter of any FAT32 partition)
This method has no influence on data but it is complicated for common users who are not familiar with command code. Once errors occur, the loss will be costly. But the professional partition magic MiniTool Partition Wizard can perfectly convert FAT32 to NTFS without data loss in Vista.
Advantages of using MiniTool Partition Wizard to Convert FAT32 to NTFS
1. MiniTool partition Wizard can convert FAT32 to NTFS without data loss.
2. The operation of MiniTool Partition Wizard is very simple.
How to Apply MiniTool Partition Wizard to Convert FAT32 To NTFS in Vista
It is easy to use MiniTool Partition Wizard to convert FAT32 to NTFS in Vista. Please download MiniTool Partition Wizard on the official website https://www.partitionwizard.com/ and install it. Then launch MiniTool Partition Wizard:
List of partitions is shown in the main interface. Select the FAT32 partition and click"Convert FAT to NTFS" in the action Panel to enter the conversion interface, then operate by following the instruction of software to finish this process.
The usability and data security of using MiniTool Partition Wizard to convert FAT32 to NTFS is at the forefront of this industry. And MiniTool Partition Wizard also provides some advanced functions such as copying partition, wiping partition and surface test. It facilitates disk management for users.