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Old 09 September 2016, 20:54   #10
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Not sure if I dare change the partition type. Could it go wrong? How easy is it?
Changing file system makes the partition unformatted. You have to backup all files before the change and restore them afterwards.

But you are in emulated environment. Just make a second HDF with PFS and copy all files from the old to the new one.

But be warned: PFS and SFS are resistant against validation errors. But they can become corrupted, too. And then usually everything is lost. FFS is the best regarding data safety.

Making a backup us most easy with emulation. Just duplicate the HDF and there you are.
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