Win Install media, FAT32 or NTFS?

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  1. RBT
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       #11

    Thanks to all the replies and extra details on booting from FAT32 partition and allocating the rest of a UFD ISO to other formats.

    NavyLCDR said:
    . . . . . . In regards to the UEFI specification, it states that UEFI must be able to boot from FAT32. That does not prevent manufacturers from enabling their UEFI firmware from booting from NTFS - but it is not a requirement of the UEFI specification to do so.
    Thanks, that definitely solves my curiosity. Actually to my limited knowledge FAT32 doesn't really seem all that limiting anyhow to current logistics.
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  2. NavyLCDR's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro
       #12

    The practical limit of FAT32 is the 4 GB file size limit.
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