How to Format a 128GB SD Card to FAT32

Daisy updated on Dec 04, 2018 to Partition Master | How-to Articles

"A few months ago, I bought a SanDisk 128GB Micro SDXC card and formatted it to exFAT for my Android phone. And now I want to format it to FAT32 so I can use it as just a storage device. But the problem is that the only option Windows allows me to format it to is NTFS. So, I was wondering that if it is possible to format 128GB SD card to FAT32. If yes, how can I do it?"

What can help to format 128GB SD card to FAT32

As a storage device, SD card is available in various capacities ranging from a few MBs to a few GBs. And to allow for the use of the full capacity, SD cards of larger capacities usually use a format that differs from the cards of smaller capacities. By default, the Windows disk management tool and many third-party SD card format tools will format cards below 32GB as FAT32, and cards that are above 32GB as exFAT or NTFS. It makes the result that people usually run into problems to format 64GB SD card to FAT32 or format 128GB SD card to FAT32 when they are trying to convert and make the file system of the card be supported by certain devices. But don't worry! Here is the best FAT32 format tool that can help. Just read on to download the utility and learn how to format your 128GB SD card to FAT32 step by step. 

Format a 128GB SD card to FAT32 with EaseUS formatting tool

Here the reliable FAT32 formatting tool we would like to recommend you try is EaseUS Partition Master, a partition software tool with partition formatting feature which allows you to format disk partition/USB flash drive/SD card larger than 4GB with FAT32, NTFS or EXT2/EXT3 and format disk partition/USB flash drive/SD card smaller than 4GB to FAT, FAT32, NTFS or EXT2/EXT3. In this case, its flexible and advanced Partition format feature perfectly bypass the format limitation of Windows disk management tool and many other third-party SD card format software tools and do you a great favor to format your 128GB SD card to FAT32. Insert your SD card to your computer, download and install the clean tool on your computer, then follow the steps to format your SD card to FAT32 within minutes.

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

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 1

Step 2: In the new window, enter the Partition label, choose the FAT32 file system, and set the cluster size according to your needs, then click "OK".

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 2

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

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 3

Step 4: Click the "Execute Operation" button in the top-left corner to review the changes, then click "Apply" to start formatting the partition to FAT32.

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 4
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