cannot convert fat32 to ntfs

  Baz666 09:21 20 Jun 06
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Hi, i am trying to convert my fat32 drive to ntfs . I am running windows xp home edition.
When i run the command it asks for the volume label.I enter the label i have found on the computer but it says it is incorrect.Can anybody help please.

  jimv7 09:59 20 Jun 06

Go to Start - All Programs - Accessories - Command Prompt

At the prompt type:-

CONVERT C: /FS:NTFS

After a while it may tell you there are programs running and do you want to continue. If it does choose N

It will then ask if you want to convert at the next re-boot Choose Y

Where 'convert' 'C' is the drive letter you wish to change.

  Eric10 10:09 20 Jun 06

The volume label is the name that appears next to the drive in My Computer. Also you can open a command prompt and type VOL C: and press Enter. The volume label will be shown on the first line with the drive serial number on the second line.

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