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how to format NTFS partition in Debian?

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only terminal commands please –  Abdul Khaliq Dec 20 '10 at 8:59
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# apt-get install ntfsprogs
# mkfs -t ntfs /dev/part
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thanks appreciate ur answer how can i quick format ? –  Abdul Khaliq Dec 20 '10 at 10:06
    
@Abdul Khaliq: just re-create fs with 2-nd command (it is quite quick) –  barti_ddu Dec 20 '10 at 10:21
    
mksf.ntfs -f /dev check mkfs.ntfs --help –  borrel Aug 14 '11 at 20:35
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