This is a simple guide that would show you the detailed steps that you may follow for formattting raw usb fat32/ntfs with cmd in Windows 11/10/8/7 or other Windows OS if you have.
Free pen drive recovery software would help if data needs rescuing. No important files on the raw usb? Then follow this video to get your raw usb formatted using cmd.
There are many ways to start cmd in Windows, if you are using different Windows os, you may simply start it from Windows icon -> run; or a Windows icon+r on your keyboard would get it launched too.
Option, instead of fat32, you may also format the raw usb to ntfs using cmd, the following guide would show you the detailed steps.
Here are the steps for formatting raw usb ntfs using cmd.
Simply say, fat32 is the ealier file system of Windows while ntfs was developed later and better since ntfs can hold one file larger than 4GB.
Fat32 -> It is the most compatible file system to all devices, that could be used on Mac os or other devices too.
NTFS -> It can hold a file more than 4GB while fat32 won't.
Last updated on Nov 28, 2023