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The Best Alternative to FAT32 Formatter [With Use Guide]

EaseUS Partition Master can be one of the best alternatives to FAT32Formatter. Using this tool, you can easily format or convert a hard drive, USB, or SD card to the FAT32 file system on Windows 11/10/8/7/XP/Vista.

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In this article, EaseUS will introduce you to FAT32Formatter and the most professional alternative to FAT32Formatter in detail.

What Is FAT32Formatter

Fat32Formatter is made by TOKIWA for formatting drives larger than 32GB to FAT32. Windows can't format or convert a drive larger than 32GB to FAT32 since the maximum volume size supported by FAT32 is 32GB. This gave birth to FAT32Formatter. FAT32Formatter breaks the limit and allows users to format a drive (larger than 32GB) easily to FAT32. Kindly share this article to help more users know about Fat32Formatter and 

However, it also comes with some flaws.:

  • Old and outdated interface (Updated September 5, 2012)
  • Better compatible with the old Windows versions, like Windows 2000 and older versions.

These are the reasons why we are trying to find an alternative to FAT32Formatter. Click the blue button below to install the powerful alternative to FAT32Formatter - EaseUS Partition Master. 

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This FAT32Formatter alternative software can format a drive/SD card/USB/ to the FAT32 file system even when they are larger than 32GB. EaseUS's R&D team updates the software every year and provides 24-hour customer service. Thus, it's a reliable alternative to FAT32Formatter. You can access it from the blue button above.

The Best Alternative to FAT32Formatter

EaseUS Partition Master Professional can be one of the best alternatives to FAT32Formatter. Using this tool, you can easily convert hard drives, USB, and SD cards to FAT32 file systems in Windows 11, 10, 8, 7, XP, and Vista operating systems without brand restrictions. It also breaks the limitations of Windows and can format storage devices larger than 32GB to FAT32.

Key Features of EaseUS Partition Mastereaseus partition master

  1. ✔️Support storage devices from all Brands
  2. ✔️Can format SD card to FAT32 (also work on USB/SSD/HDD/external hard drive)
  3. ✔️24 hrs & Live Chat to help users
  4. ✔️EaseUS Partition Master is a virus & plugin.
  5. ✔️Convert NTFS to FAT32 without formatting or vice versa
  6. ✔️Format 64/128/256/512GB SD card to FAT32

In a word, EaseUS Partition Master can perfectly replace FAT32Formatter. Install this tool and follow the next part to learn how to use the FAT32 Formatter alternative.

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How to Use the FAT32Formatter Alternative

EaseUS Partition Master has a very simple and instructive user interface, and even beginners can handle it easily. Follow the steps here to format a hard drive, SD card, or USB to FAT32 in Windows 11, 10, 8, 7, and older Windows versions.

Step 1. Run EaseUS Partition Master, right-click the hard drive partition you intend to format and choose "Format".

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 1

Step 2. In the new window, set the Partition label, File system (NTFS/FAT32/EXT2/EXT3/EXT4/exFAT), and Cluster size for the partition to be formatted, then click "OK".

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 2

Step 3. Then you will see a warning window, click "Yes" in it to continue.

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 3

Step 4. Click the "Execute 1 Task(s)" button to review the changes, then click "Apply" to start formatting the partition on your hard drive.

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 4

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Editor's Review

Fat32Formatter is a free software developed by TOKIWA for formatting drivers larger than 32GB to FAT32. It breaks through operating system limitations. However, in recent years, developers have lacked maintenance and updates for Fat32Formatter. It may not be compatible with new Windows systems. Therefore, EaseUS Partition Master is one of the best Fat32Formatter alternative programs. Share this article and let more  users know about this tool.


FAT32 Formatter Alternative Tool FAQs

Is there any reliable FAT32Formatter alternative tool? Sure. Check the questions below to get more details about FAT32Formatter alternatives for Windows.

1. How do I format my USB to FAT32 without the option?

Windows can't format the USB larger than 32GB to FAT32. To achieve this goal, you can turn to third-party software like FAT32Formatter or EaseUS Partition Master.

2. What is the free tool to format FAT32?

Disk Management, Diskpart, and PowerShell are all free tools that allow you to format to FAT32. However, they all come with a limit: they can't format a drive larger than 32GB to FAT32. Thus, EaseUS Partition Master is an ideal alternative to FAT32 Formatter.

3. Can exFAT be formatted to FAT32?

Sure. This process can usually be done using Windows Disk Management, Diskpart, or third-party software applications such as FAT32Format.

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