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4GB Compact Flash KS 3.1 40.68 WB3.1 Latest WinUAE

I just created a Compact Flash (compatible Transcend) partitions under Workbench on latest WinUAE using this guide. Despite following the steps my CF doesn't show up in WB, therefore I cannot format partition.

I can format it to Windows and use it alright. But each time I clean it in diskpart and set partitions again under WinUAE it just doesn't show. I tried to mount it on IDE auto, UAEHF.DEVICE, SCSI. Still doesn't show up.

When I go to HDTools, however, it shows as one partition used not 2 or 3 I created. I don't have other card handy now, anyway to fix it before it arrives?

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CF has to be removed from Windows after partitioning and WinUAE completely closed and reopened once again with Admin rights.

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  • well if you don't open winuae in admin mode it's impossible to use harddisks or CF cards. You can't even select them in the UI – Jean-François Fabre Aug 7 '20 at 18:13
  • Ofcourse, otherwise I wouldn't be able to perform previous steps – Bartek Malysz Aug 7 '20 at 19:21
  • you don't need admin rights anymore to read CF cards (to my surprise) – Jean-François Fabre May 14 at 7:33
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Did you try partitioning and formatting it on the Amiga instead, and then loading it into WinUAE?

That would create the correct Amiga RDB instead a DOS MBR bootblock.

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