Go to command prompt (Start>Run, then enter cmd in the prompt and press enter)
Type Format X: /FS:FAT32 [Enter] (where X is the drive letter of your hard-disk)
There'll then be a warning saying all data will be erased if you continue. Press y [Enter] to continue.
It'll take a few minutes depending on the size of the drive.
See if you can now access your drive in windows explorer. If not, you may need to use a program called formatfat32 (I had to when I formatted mine).
Unzip to the C: drive and in Command Prompt type
CD\ [Enter] (to navigate to the C: root)
FormatFat32.exe X: [Enter] (again where X is your hard-drive letter).
This should only take a few seconds, but after that my drive was accessible from both my PC and PS3.
Thank you all for you for helping me the drive is now on its way to be FAT32 11% now
The only thing ididnt get was the label i just set it as New volume?
am need to format it to FAT32 but all i get when i click on it is exFAT is that the same or do i need to download something?
Am on Vista to
you might wanna start by saying what it is that your trying to format .either way there is a free tool called swissknife.it is free and is very easy to use .