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Windows 7: External Drive

17 Feb 2014   #1
Computer0304

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit/Windows 8 64-bit/Win7 Pro64-bit
 
 
External Drive

I have a WDBBEP0010BRD-01 WD My Passport 1TB. It has many important files in it. I will soon be changing to a new Windows 8 computer soon. My question is: Will the MBR NTFS and FAT32 drive work with Windows 8 computers which mostly use GPT? I also have a MBR drive formatted in FAT32.


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17 Feb 2014   #2
Computer0304

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit/Windows 8 64-bit/Win7 Pro64-bit
 
 

Anyone?
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18 Feb 2014   #3
madcratebuilder

Win8/8.1,Win7-U64, Vista U64, uncounted Linux distor's
 
 

FAT32 is read/write compatible with a majority of recent and recently obsolete operating systems, including DOS, most flavors of Windows (up to and including 8), Mac OS X, and many flavors of UNIX-descended operating systems, including Linux and FreeBSD.
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18 Feb 2014   #4
Computer0304

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit/Windows 8 64-bit/Win7 Pro64-bit
 
 

MBR too, right?
EDIT: no one?
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20 Feb 2014   #5
Computer0304

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit/Windows 8 64-bit/Win7 Pro64-bit
 
 

Never mind. I'm going to ask in Eight forums.
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