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Thread: convert ntfs to ext4

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    Question convert ntfs to ext4

    i want to convert my ntfs drive to a ext
    can i do this without losing my data

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    Re: convert ntfs to ext4

    no.
    just make backups and reformat, then restore data from your backups.

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    Re: convert ntfs to ext4

    Quote Originally Posted by mamali View Post
    i want to convert my ntfs drive to a ext
    can i do this without losing my data
    It's not possible.you will lose your data.

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    Re: convert ntfs to ext4

    Tnx

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    Re: convert ntfs to ext4

    Use Partition magic. you can do it with partition magic .

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    Re: convert ntfs to ext4

    And what happened? Did it work or did you lose your data?

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    Re: convert ntfs to ext4

    Quote Originally Posted by mensoft2003 View Post
    Use Partition magic. you can do it with partition magic.
    NO ... it doesn't.

    I think you meant to say "Parted Magic" -- entirely different program.
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    Re: convert ntfs to ext4

    Does parted magic work then?

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    Re: convert ntfs to ext4

    Quote Originally Posted by afrodeity View Post
    Does parted magic work then?
    That's what the website page claims. Haven't used it myself so I don't know.
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    Re: convert ntfs to ext4

    I dont think it would work
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