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[Q] Formating SD Card with FAT32 witout a computer

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Default [Q] Formating SD Card with FAT32 witout a computer

Hello Everyone,

I've been trying to run either AOKP or CM10.1 but they seem to neet FAT32, and oh small wonder, my SD card is on exFAT atm.
Well since I do not have a card reader, and the phone cannot mount into UMS mode I was a bit stumped.
I then thought, why not Busybox this thing.
But fdisk fails me blatantly.
The result is
"fdisk: WARNING: rereading partition table failed, kernel still uses old table: Invalid argument"

Some googling got me to believe that I have to make an additional DOS partition, which did no good either.

Do any of you have an idea on how I could format to FAT32?
I am running stock, with root and TWRP as recovery

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You can format from within the recovery.

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