Does NT support FAT32?

A. Native NT does not support FAT32. NT Internals have released a read-only FAT32 driver for Windows NT 4.0 from, or a full read/write version can be purchased from

Windows 2000 has full FAT 32(x) support with the following conditions:

  • Pre-existing FAT32(x) partitions up to 127GB will mount and be supported under Windows 2000.
  • Windows 2000 will only allow you to create new FAT32(x) volumes of 32gb or less.

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