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I recently have converted my windows partition from ntfs to fat32, I used to be able to see (read) it. I used Partition Tragic to do it, as it is a laptop and therefore has a Norton Ghosted recovery disc which auto converts to ntfs.
Why can't I see my win partition now, I believe I must amend etc/fstab, or could it be another problem. I can open the c: but it shows nothing, like all the files are hidden.
I think the problem is you've chosen FAT32 rather than FAT16 - I think (but I'm not certain) that the Linux kernels only support FAT16.
If you solve that problem, yes, you would have to change /etc/fstab: you would replace the ntfs in the type column with vfat. If the type column shows auto though, leave it like it is as it should be able to auto-detect.