Does WBFS have to be the 1st partition to work?

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  1. LexLuthor
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    LexLuthor GBAtemp Regular

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    For running games from a USB drive do you have to ensure the WBFS partition is the 1st on your drive?

    Thanks alot! [​IMG]
     
  2. Slimmmmmm

    Slimmmmmm GBAtemp MoNkEeE

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    nope
     
  3. TheWiiNinja

    TheWiiNinja GBAtemp Regular

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    Nope. It doesn't.
    I have mine as the 2nd partition and it works fine.
     
  4. beegee7730

    beegee7730 ITS PAAFEKUTO!

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    I reccomend on WD drives dont make it 4nd.
     
  5. sl33p

    sl33p GBAtemp Regular

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    Just to confirm: No. My WBFS partition is actually 3rd. NTFS--FAT32--WBFS
     
  6. FenrirWolf

    FenrirWolf GBAtemp Psycho!

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    In fact, it's recommended to have the 1st partition be NTFS or FAT32 since most homebrew can only find partitions there while WBFS doesn't care where it is.
     
  7. thc42O

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    yeah man make ur wbfs 2nd and 1st fat32
     
  8. LexLuthor
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    LexLuthor GBAtemp Regular

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    Ooo wow.
    Well thanks alot.
    This is going to solve a whole bunch of problems.
    Thanks!
     
  9. LexLuthor
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    May sound like a dumb question now, but is there any easy way to go about reordering partitions?
     
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