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How to convert a Fat32 to NTFS to upgrade to windows 7

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  • Configuration
  • FAT32
  • Windows 7
  • NTFS
  • Command Prompt
Last response: in Windows 7
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February 21, 2011 1:45:18 PM

Hello, How do I convert with command prompt comes up C:/Documenand Settings/charlie> and not just C:?

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February 21, 2011 2:02:46 PM

While I know that there is a easier way, this will work:
type cd.. hit return then do it again. It's basically change directory to the one a level above the current one. There is a command to get to the root directory but I can't remember what it is. My DOS skills have degraded since the days of my 286.
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February 21, 2011 2:13:21 PM

After a little digging, cd c:\ will take you to the root directory.
If anyone knows another way, I'd be interested in finding out.
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February 21, 2011 2:13:54 PM

Thanks will try and let you know if it works
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February 21, 2011 5:45:31 PM

Worked Thanks
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a c 233 $ Windows 7
February 23, 2011 11:13:10 AM

Make backups first, then at a command prompt, type:

convert c: /FS:NTFS /X /V

You can leave the /V off if you don't want verbose mode.
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