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What is the difference between NTFS and FAT and which is more preferable?

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Huge. NTFS is preferrable, except on small-scale removable media. –  Keith Mar 18 '11 at 6:05
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have a read of this page might explain it for you NTFS versus fat32

fat32 for removable media such as USB sticks and small external drives. NTFS for main operating system disk.

or this Microsoft Link link to ms ntfs v fat32

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