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ext h/d question

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by mbiase18020, Jan 10, 2003.

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  1. mbiase18020

    mbiase18020 Thread Starter

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    My prob is i had files on my friends comp (which runs win xp) i installed an ext h/d on his comp and copied all my files onto it. Now i need to access my files on the ext h/d from a computer that is running windows me. Is there anyway possible to accomplish this without formatting the ext drive. Please HEELLLPP thanks in advance
     
  2. usualsuspect

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    Hi Mate,

    Sorry I'm no wizard on file structures but one way around it I suppose would be to use a partition manager (partion magic) to create a small fat32 partition, copy the files you need into the partition and then, in an ideal world, you will be able to see the files from ME. I haven't had a real good play with Partition magic lately but it may allow you to do complete conversions safely anyhow.
     
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