Will all gb in fat32 be seen or will it top out at 32

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josman - Feb 17, 2015 at 11:37 AM
xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 - Feb 17, 2015 at 01:48 PM
HI just wondering If I format my 500gb external to fat32 will I still be able to save 500gb worth of data onto it or will it top out at 32?


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xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 1,830
Feb 17, 2015 at 01:48 PM
I suggest you read this web page it will point you to a formatting tool that will allow a bigger partition size:

https://www.techrepublic.com/blog/windows-and-office/format-fat32-drives-beyond-32gb-limit/
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