How to use partitionned external harddrive wbfs-fat32 in the wii and the ps3

Discussion in 'PS3 - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Aladin62, Jan 27, 2018.

  1. Aladin62
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    Hello,

    i have partitionned my 1to external hardrive to install games on the ps3 and the wii at the same time but my ps3 wont reconise the hardrive any solution ?


    Thanks ^^
     
    Last edited by Aladin62, Jan 27, 2018
  2. Cyan

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    How did you format the drive?
    one single partition or two?
    which format?

    Also, did you use MBR or GPT partition table format? You probably need MBR.
     
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  3. Aladin62
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    i have partitionnated the drive using the windows integrated option, after that i partinnated 200go using wii backup manager after this i've tryed two softwares easeus partition and gui format to have the fat32 format on this partition
    i even tried to format all the drive and deletinf the partitions to use it only on the ps3 but nothing it work only in the wii
    by the way how to know if my drive is mbr or gpt and how to switch between those
     
  4. Aladin62
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    i have fixed the problem the solution is to use MBR Thank you Cyan ^^
     
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