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Windows 7 convert FAT32 to NTFS

  • The most popular operating system recently is Windows 7. It is the newest operating system developed by Microsoft. The interface of Windows 7 is more dazzling; the design is more touching, and the operating is more stable. The design of Windows 7 is mainly with 5 points: the special design for Notebook; the design for application service; the individuation of users; the optimization of audio video entertainment; new engine. After the installation of system, most of the drives needn't to be installed. The users can search it in the Microsoft drive store. Besides the Aero effect of Windows 7 is gorgeous. It has the crash effect, water drop effect, and the comprehensive desktop tools are popular, too. When using Windows 7, if the file system of system is FAT32, we will feel no differences with other systems. However, if users convert FAT32 to NTFS file system; we will find the improvement of Windows 7 performance and speed in NTFS partition.

    How NTFS improves the security of Windows 7
    Because of the limitation of FAT32 file system, the high performance of Windows 7 cannot be showed perfectly in your computer. We need to convert FAT32 file system to NTFS. In NTFS file system, we can share resource, set visit limit for folder or file. The allowed settings includes: the group or users to visit folders, files, and shared resource; the level of allowed visit. The settings of visit limit are not only fit for the local users but also network users through shared folders. The security of folders and files visit is much more higher compared to FAT32 file system. Besides, in the NTFS Windows 7, the audit policy can audit the folders, files and the Active Directory Object. The audit result is recorded in the security log. Through the security log we can see that which group or users have done which level operation to folders, files or Active Directory Object to find the illegal visit. Through corresponding measures, we can decrease the potential safety hazard to the lowest. These security performances cannot be realized in FAT32 file system. Therefore we can say the security of Windows 7 has been guaranteed in NTFS partition.

    Presentation of converting FAT32 to NTFS in Windows
    As Windows 7 is the new operating system, some software cannot run in it. However, MiniTool Partition Wizard not only can run in Windows 7, it also has the function to converting FAT32 to NTFS. We can see the condition of all the disk and partition in the main interface of MiniTool Partition Wizard.



    If we want to convert the file system, choose F: partition in this interface. Then click the "Convert FAT to NTFS" in the "Operations" area at the left to enter into the converting file system interface.



    Here we only need to click the "Start" button in this interface, the converting will begin. After converting, click "Close" button to return to the main interface. We have successfully converted the FAT32 to NTFS file system.

    In the presentation, we only need a few steps to finish the converting, and the other operations of MiniTool Partition Wizard are very simple, too. Please visit the official website https://www.partitionwizard.com/ of MiniTool Partition Wizard for more information.