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(software)mini tool partition wizard(format to ext4 from windows)

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By madman_cro, Senior Member on 10th May 2011, 03:08 PM
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just a little update.
this software can now format to ext4 from windows
http://download.cnet.com/Partition-W...=dl&tag=button
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10th May 2011, 05:10 PM |#2  
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Hopefully better than it can format ext 2 and 3.

Personally I find this software shocking. Professionally, I wouldn't even partition FAT or NTFS with it, let alone ext.

Gparted all the way for ext

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10th May 2011, 05:29 PM |#3  
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Hopefully better than it can format ext 2 and 3.

Personally I find this software shocking. Professionally, I wouldn't even partition FAT or NTFS with it, let alone ext.

Gparted all the way for ext

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well i just tried it and it works flawless
10th May 2011, 05:39 PM |#4  
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I've tried it a few times and the failure rate was very poor. Appeared to work and everything looked ok, until phone doesn't boot.

Works for some not for others.

If you truly must use windows, easeus is better but no ext 4 support yet, but as ext is not a windows format, gparted will always be the best.

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2nd January 2014, 09:15 AM |#5  
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how to format
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just a little update.
this software can now format to ext4 from windows
http://download.cnet.com/Partition-W...=dl&tag=button

how to format it is not showing format option
11th January 2014, 04:54 AM |#6  
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how to format it is not showing format option

Wipe it first, then click on format in the top bar, choose your file system type, then hit apply. (This will delete all data, back it up.)
11th January 2014, 08:09 AM |#7  
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For me, the easiest and safest way is 4EXT Recovery..
But thanks for sharing!
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