Create a partition

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by fompas, Dec 16, 2006.

  1. fompas macrumors newbie

    Dec 16, 2006
    Hi, i recently bought a mac and i have instlled boot camp. i need to be able to transfer files from osx - windows and the other way around. is there a way to create a partition that both operating systems would be able to put files on? if so how do you do it because i am not a computer expert lol. thanks a lot.
  2. apfhex macrumors 68030


    Aug 8, 2006
    Northern California
    Make your Windows partition FAT32 instead of NTFS, or create a separate partition elsewhere that's FAT32. That's the only one that both OS's will be able to read and write to.
  3. Fleetwood Mac macrumors 65816

    Fleetwood Mac

    Apr 27, 2006
  4. fompas thread starter macrumors newbie

    Dec 16, 2006
    thanks for the help. does anyone know how to create a FAT32 partition from either windows or osx because i haven't a clue. a step by step guide would be really helpful. thanks. i need it to share things like music and videos. :D

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