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Convert FAT32

  • FAT32 file system is a kind of Windows partition format. It is published before NTFS by Microsoft. It has been the most successful file system. Compared with FAT16, FAT32 file system uses 32-bit file allocation table so that the management of disk is improved. With speeding development of technology, the cost of disk is lower and lower, and the volume is larger and larger. Therefore FAT32 file system is replaced by excellent NTFS file system. However, for some reasons, most computers are still using FAT32 file system today. To improve computer performance, it is suggested to convert FAT32 to NTFS. NTFS file system has higher security and occupies less disk space. With NTFS file system, we can promote disk use rate and compress files or realize files encryption. In addition, NTFS file system supports single partition size of 2TB maximally and is able to manage single file size of more than 4GB. Recently many users try to convert FAT32 to NTFS and the best way is to use partition magic like MiniTool Partition Wizard instead of using DOS order, because the latter may cause data loss.

    Use MiniTool Partition Wizard to convert FAT32 file system to NTFS file system
    First of all, download MiniTool Partition Wizard Free Edition for free at official website https://www.partitionwizard.com/ and install it to the partition that is not going to be operated. After installation, launch MiniTool Partition Wizard and the main interface shows up:



    Select the target partition to convert, and click "Convert FAT to NTFS" option in "Operations" field to enter into the following interface:



    Click "Start" button to start converting FAT32 to NTFS in this interface. MiniTool Partition Wizard will start checking the partition as the following picture shows:



    Through checking, MiniTool Partition Wizard makes sure of file folder and file system and a few minutes later, at the bottom it will show "Conversion complete". At this time, click "Close" to return to main interface.



    Here we can see clearly that original FAT32 file system has been converted to NTFS file system by MiniTool Partition Wizard successfully. Knowing more about MiniTool Partition Wizard, you will find that it is so powerful and professional a partition magic. It can help users to solve almost all problems about partition management. Whenever you meet any trouble about using this partition magic, MiniTool Solution Ltd. will provide you free technology support.