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Flash Drive for windows 7 installation. Should I format with FAT32 or NTFS

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Basically I just got a new flash drive and I want to use it only for installing windows 7 at my home computers. I'm thinking of formatting the drive either FAT32 or NTFS. What is the best format and why?

Looking to hear feedback from you guys.

thanks team
Edited by qTAP - 2/12/16 at 5:08pm
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NTFS is fine.
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If you are using to install Windows then just use their USB tool and it will format properly for you anyways...

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/windows-usb-dvd-download-tool
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NTFS is fine.
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NTFS is fine.

Thanks for your response. But why NTFS?

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If you are using to install Windows then just use their USB tool and it will format properly for you anyways...

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/windows-usb-dvd-download-tool

ill look into this thanks!
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