Microsoft Windows Vista Format menu does not show ExFat file system volumes.
Any of the following systems running on Microsoft Windows Vista:
- ThinkCenter (All types)
- ThinkPad (All types)
- Lenovo 3000 desktop (All types)
- Lenovo 3000 notebook (All types)
This is by design in Microsoft Windows Vista Service Pack 1 and only occurs on internal and Ultrabay Hard-drives.
It is recommended to use DOS command to format internal and Ultrabay Hard-drives.
In an Administrator command Prompt, type in the following command: format [drive:] /fs:exFAT