Change ur FAT Partition to NTFS :
It provides for greatly increased security, file–by–file compression, quotas, and even encryption.
To convert a FAT partition to NTFS, perform the following steps.
Click Start, click Programs, and then click Command Prompt.
In Windows XP, click Start, click Run, type cmd and then click OK.
At the command prompt, type CONVERT [driveletter]: /FS:NTFS.
Convert.exe will attempt to convert the partition to NTFS.
this is one of the best ways to convert rather than using some s/w..
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