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o8ofranzo8o
11th Jan 2012, 02:15
Using Disk Management



Creating a new partition/volume


1. You will first need to shrink a partition or volume (You can see links before reply) from the free space on a disk to create unallocated space on that disk to use to create the new partition or volume with on the same disk.
NOTE: If this is a new HDD that is all unallocated space, then you can skip this step and go straight to step 2.

2. Open the Control Panel (All Items view) (You can see links before reply), and click on the Administrative Tools icon. then close the Control Panel window.

3. Click on Computer Management in Administrative Tools, then close the Administrative Tools window.

4. In the left pane under Storage, click on Disk Management. (See screenshot below)
You can see links before reply (You can see links before reply) 5. In the middle pane, right click on the empty unallocated partition or volume and click on New Simple Volume. (See screenshot above)

6. Click on the Next button. (See screenshot below)
You can see links before reply (You can see links before reply) 7. Type in how many MB (1 GB = 1024 MB) you want to use from the unallocated partition to create the new partition with, then click on the Next button. (See screenshot below)
NOTE: If you want to use all of the unallocated partition to create the new partition with, then type all of the maximum disk space shown for the unallocated partition. If you do not use all of the maximum disk space, then you can use the left over space from the unallocted partition to create another new partition with.
You can see links before reply (You can see links before reply) 8. Select an available drive letter that you want to be assigned to the new partition in Computer, then click on the Next button. (See screenshot below)
You can see links before reply (You can see links before reply) 9. Type in a volume label name that you want for the new partition, check the Perform a quick format box, and click on the Next button. (See screenshot below)
You can see links before reply (You can see links before reply) 10. Click on the Finish button. (See screenshot below)

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If you get a pop-up with the message below, then click on No. You DO NOT want to convert the disk to dynamic. Doing so could render Windows 7 unbootable. A clean install of Windows 7 would be the only way to fix this afterwards if you were to click on Yes.

Quote:
The operation selected will convert the disk to dynamic... are you sure you want to continue?



You can see links before reply (You can see links before reply) 11. The new primary partition or volume has now been created with the assigned unallocted partition space (step 7). (See screenshot below)
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12. Close the Computer Management window. (See screenshot above)




Deleting a partition/volume



1. Open the Control Panel (All Items view) (You can see links before reply), and click on the Administrative Tools icon. then close the Control Panel window.

2. Click on Computer Management in Administrative Tools, then close the Administrative Tools window.

3. In the left pane under Storage, click on Disk Management. (See screenshot below)
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4. In the middle pane, right click on the partition that you want to delete and click on Delete Volume. (See screenshot above)
NOTE: If the partition is a logical partition, then you will need to delete the free space again to have it as unallocated space.

5. Click on Yes to confirm deletion. (See screenshot below)
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6. The selected partition (step 4) is now deleted and is now unallocated space on the disk. If not, then delete the partition again until it displays as unallocated space like below.
NOTE: You can use this unallocated space to create a new partition (You can see links before reply) with, or extend another partition (You can see links before reply) on that same hard disk into it.
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7. Close the Computer Management window. (See screenshot above)


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o8ofranzo8o
21st Jan 2012, 17:42
Try nyo po! :thanks:

o8ofranzo8o
22nd Apr 2012, 15:47
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23rd Apr 2012, 14:38
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o8ofranzo8o
24th May 2012, 01:13
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dominique2007
23rd Sep 2014, 16:14
:clap:galing nito ah

o8ofranzo8o
29th Sep 2014, 15:36
Yes sir. ilang beses ko na din itong ginagawa
pag may bagong hdd na may laman.
Buy and sell din kasi ako minsan :p