Acronis back ups to external hard drive.

  ternard 19:17 29 Feb 08
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I have been backing up to an external hard drive, but it is formatted to Fat 32. If I format to NTFS, will I lose all the existing back ups, and is this really necessary?

  MAT ALAN 19:23 29 Feb 08

Formatting to NTFS alters the file system and nothing else.

click here

most arguments here are in favour of NTFS...

  VoG II 19:25 29 Feb 08

Also, you won't end up with backups in 'chunks' click here

  MAT ALAN 19:27 29 Feb 08

Nothing worse than "chunky " backups

  ternard 20:48 29 Feb 08

Thanks very much for all your prompt replies

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