Windows XP system supports the partition file system NTFS, FAT32, and FAT16, etc. Many users convert file system to NTFS after the emergence of NTFS. NTFS file system has a higher security than other file systems. If the user wants to convert FAT32 to NTFS he would probably format or create partition but there is a simple way. Windows XP provides a command prompt (cmd.exe is the standard configuration of Windows. It can realize the direct communication between users and operating system and it is in charge of explaining and running of all the orders by users). Input orders and the conversion will easily be done. The input instruction is so familiar to those professionals but maybe too hard for common users. During converting, the power should never be interrupted or the data will be damaged. Is there any other tool to convert file system? The professional partition magic, MiniTool Partition Wizard, can solve the problem. It can convert FAT32 to NTFS in XP without complex input instruction.
Converting FAT32 to NTFS is the best choice for XP users
NTFS is short for New Technology File System. It is the standard file system of Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008. It provides the performance, security, reliability, and the advanced features that FAT version does not have. For example, NTFS can recover data and guarantee the consistency of volumes through standard affairs log function. If there is any system fault, NTFS recover the consistency of file system automatically with log files and check point information. In the Windows XP system, NTFS also provides some advanced functions like file or folder limit and encryption, dynamic disk management, disk compression, etc. Only NTFS has those functions and FAT32 does not have. Besides, NTFS supports the maximum volume of 2TB, but FAT32 4GB. Some games can be as large as 9GB so FAT32 cannot satisfy the users' requirement at many aspects. So converting FAT32 to NTFS is the best choice for users.
File system conversion function of MiniTool Partition Wizard
Now let's convert FAT32 to NTFS to try the conversion function of the professional partition magic software MiniTool Partition Wizard. Start the software and we can see the condition and the type of file system of partition in the main interface.
In this interface, the type of H: partition file system is FAT32. To improve its performance, we have to convert it to NTFS. Firstly, choose H: partition and then click "Convert FAT to NTFS" button on the left "Operation" area to enter into the file system conversion interface.
In this interface, click "Start" button to start the converting. After finishing, click "Close" button to return to the main interface. At this time H: partition has been converted to NTFS.
Through this presentation, we can the operation of converting file system is very simple with MiniTool Partition Wizard. As professional partition management software, file system conversion is just a small function of MiniTool Partition Wizard. The users can enjoy many other functions of MiniTool Partition Wizard such as resize partition and create partition and so on. All the operation of MiniTool Partition Wizard will never damage the data in the partition. MiniTool Partition Wizard is the best choice for users. Download it at the official website https://www.partitionwizard.com/ and also refer to more information about MiniTool Partition Wizard.