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11-10-2001, 09:00 PM
I have a new computer and are going to install Windows XP.
Which would be the better file system to use

11-10-2001, 09:27 PM
See the post earlier today by Jack Gruschow for benefits and drawbacks of NTFS.

12-10-2001, 07:26 AM
NTFS offers:
Increased Security
Disk Quotas
Less Fragmentation
No Scandisk-On-Startup
Larger Drivers
Larger Files

Also, if you move a file to another location, the shortcut linked to that file will change as well. Cool eh?