Help with external hardrive

Discussion in 'Wii - Hacking' started by Itach, Feb 2, 2011.

  1. Itach

    Itach Member

    Mar 30, 2009
    United States
    My external hard drive is formatted to wfbs 500gb and I want to cut that gb in half so I can have fat32 and wfbs. If I do this then will I lose any game file?
  2. jordan_ch

    jordan_ch Advanced Member

    Jan 11, 2011
    i think so....because of those partition tools such as Norton PartitionMagic don't support the WBFS partition.......
  3. techboy

    techboy GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Mar 15, 2009
    United States
    What Jordan_ch said...WBFS partitions cannot be resized without deleting everything. Standard tools will treat the WBFS partition as partitioned, but unformatted space.

    Also, since you have to delete the WBFS anyway to resize the partition, consider making the whole drive FAT32 (eliminating WBFS entirely). You can store the games on the FAT32 partition.
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