Vista won't install on my partition

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by gadgetgirl85, Feb 7, 2008.

  1. gadgetgirl85 macrumors 68040

    gadgetgirl85

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    #1
    In bootcamp I allocated 31GB to my Vista partition but it wont install saying its not formatted correctly or something like that?
     
  2. ShiggyMiyamoto macrumors 6502a

    ShiggyMiyamoto

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    Just outside Boston, MA.
    #2
    Vista will not install onto a FAT32 partition (which is what the BootCampAssistant makes). Simply use the Vista installer to format the partition labeled "BOOTCAMP" to NTFS.
     

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