Partition

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    Macrium Reflect Free Edition (v6.3.1665) not resizing partitions.

    I'm trying to clone my 250 GB Windows hard drive to a 1TB hard drive, using Macrium Reflect Free Edition (v6.3.1665). However, it is not allowing me to resize the Windows partition to fit the larger drive. It clearly shows 698.63 GB of unallocated space, but "Cloned Partition Properties" lists...
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    Windows cannot create partition

    My lenovo ideapad 110s thinbook came with windows 10 but then i switched to Ubuntu. Now i am trying to install windows 10 and it says windows cannot create partition. I have tried formatting the drive to ntfs from the command prompt and tried copying files from my licensed windows 10 medium to...
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    New SSD issues

    System: ■Alienware 17r4 ■128 gb m.2 (sata) SSD OS ■1 tb HDD Storage ■1x m.2 2280 slot (with Samsung 950 Pro 256 gb) ■1x m.2 2242 slot ■i7 6700hq ■gtx 1070 Issue: After physically installing the 256 SSD, I tried to clone my OS drive, it was "successful", and I was able to boot from that drive...
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    Doea system recovery farmat my all partition on lenovo g50-80 which is runnig windows 8

    My lenovo lap top runnig windows 8 and i m trying to install windows7 and i format my c drive. But now i want windows8 and i have not os win 8 cd.i want to recover my win8 os but afraid that it may be delete all my partition.i m confuse does it only recover c drive or all drive.need help i m...
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    Raid 1 with a partition of a harddrive

    I want to use raid 1 to save a whole bunch of old photos and videos from numerous family vacations and such. I was wondering if i bought an 8TB harddrive and a 2TB one could i make a 2TB partition on the one harddrive and raid 1 the partition and other harddrive and still be able to use the...
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    Problem to boot windows 7 SAMSUNG NOTEBOOK NP365E5C

    Hi , I follow this steps http://www.tomsguide.com/forum/id-1590857/downgrading-samsung-np365e5c-s01us-windows.html I erase all my partition , and then i make a clean install with windows 7, the windows and the drivers works all fine, the problem i have is when i start the notebook THE only way...
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    How to install Windows 10

    I need to do a clean installation of windows 10 in my acer laptop. I found EFI partition,System reserved partition and C: and D drive. I need my D drive data only. How to install on it. Should I remove the efi partition? If yes then how can I make it? System reserved partition will automatically...
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    SSD cloning Ubuntu partition

    Currently running Win10/64 & Ubuntu 14.04/64 Will Samsung Data Migration automatically clone and partition new SSD?
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    How to enter the restore partition

    Need to enter the restore partition and reinstall the factory windows and software that came pre-installed
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    I've got an Acer Aspire One Cloudbook 11 AO1-131 that I installed Ubuntu Linux on and now need to reinstall Win10. I obtained

    Need help creating an active partition on Acer Cloudbook to reinstall Win10
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    Restoring Linux Partitions under Macrium Reflect free edition.

    I really can't believe this is happening to me- I have been so careful! But basically I have been using Macrium Reflect for years and always found it has worked very well. In the past I have only used it to restore Windows partitions. Couple of days ago my SSD failed. So I've been trying to...
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    Deleted Linux Partition, Sent to Grub Rescue

    I have Windows 10 installed on my 250 GB SSD, and HAD Kali Linux installed on my 1TB Hard Drive. I deleted my Linux partition, and now I am sent to GRUB rescue after the BIOS. It says "error: no such device, entering rescue mode". I am in no way able to access Windows. I have tried running my...
  13. SpecialGuy

    LG G Pad X 8.0 - Wiping Cache Partition?

    How do I wipe the cache partition on a LG G Pad X 8.0 tablet (V521) ? I am experiencing a problem with Google Play Services stopping frequently when updating apps, and performing a firmware update. I hoping that clearing the cache partition will eliminate or reduce the problem.
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    need toshiba x775-m60 boot disc

    were i find a boot disc for Toshiba qosmio X775-M60 the one on pack 1-4 #1 cd not work not work on partition
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    Installing Windows 10 on a new Hectron 240GB SSD

    HI there, I recently bought an Asus E402SA which comes with 4GB RAM and a 32 GB Eemc disk. I also bought a 240GB SSD and installed it in the bay provided for the purpose. I then used Disk Management to initialise/format and give the new SSD a Volume serial number/drive name, label etc. Using...
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    Sony Vaio Rapid Wake Not Working After Memory Upgrade

    I upgraded the Sony Vaio from 4gb to 12gb, and everything went fine. One detail though is now the Rapid Wake is not working, because the original hidden partition Sony set up for it is now too small. I'm wondering what the options are to get the Rapid Wake working again. I think I know the...
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    Ransomed PC User allowed remote access.

    I have a computer that the user gave someone remote access to and he proceeded to do the following. SYSKEY turn on. Write protection on a partition of the drive that he created after formating the partition is still there.
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    I have a galaxy s3 few minutes after taking out the battery I saw that my phone data partition has being corrupt before I do t

    I rebooted my phone after I saw a message saying my data partition has been corrupt I then took out back the battery and put it back in and I'm seeing the same thing how I can do this without losing some of ma pictures
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    RCA viking pro tablet on Hard reset but it won't turn on or charge HELP PLEASE

    RCA viking pro tablet When it was on it was showing a message that said UIDS inconsistent and I pressed a button that said "I'm feeling lucky" then found recovery menu then I pressed wipe cache/partition and then it said it was done and then I went back to the recovery menu and pressed power...
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    Hipstreet Pheonix tablet-already rooted (kingroot) and partitioned (minitool partition wizard)32g sd card, app2sd still won't

    Hipstreet Pheonix tablet-already rooted and partitioned sd card, still can't move apps... what did I miss?
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    My laptop won't let me install a new windos because it says partition d in unreadable.

    Hi , I know that probably I am not the first one to ask this question but I can't find an answer anywhere. My problem with my laptop is that it says that partition d was unreadable and corrupted ,and that I should run chkdsk utility. I did and nothing happened. It won't me install another...
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    Partitioning Laptop SSD

    I have just bought a new laptop with a 250 GB SSD (224GB on Windows File Explorer because there is also a 12.7GB Recovery partition). I would like to partition my laptop in order to have a seperate partition for my Windows install, my data and for a Linux distro. Should I partition the drive...
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    MSI Notebook kept crashing- Crashed During a reset - Missing Drive Partition?

    So basically, my MSI gaming notebook (GT70 2QD Dominator) became prone to frequent, and random crashes. The most common of which is called 'MEMORY_MANAGEMENT'. However, others include: SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION, SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED, IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL...
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    Looking for Partition Software.

    Hello. I'm looking for Partition software, and I found MiniTool Partition Wizard Free Edition. Is this software fully trustable. Or do you reccommend better alternatives?
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    lenovo g40-50 laptop error installing windows 10

    When i'm selecting a drive partition it says on tha bottam "windows can't be installed on drive 0 partition(show details)" when i click the show deatails it says "Windows cannot be installed to this disk.tha selected disk has an MBR partition table. On EFI systems,windows can only be...
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    How to wipe the cache partition on the Samsung Galaxy S7

    Wiping the cache partition of the Galaxy S7 seems to address a multitude of bugs and errors with Samsung’s flagship cellphone. Despite only clearing space in memory, many users have found that clearing this cache addresses everything from unresponsive power buttons, intermittent Wi-Fi to phone...
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    Pc Angel Bios Partition locked

    I'm trying to recover data off a emachines t3995 after a capacitor blow out, I hooked up the old hard drive (WD Caviar, WD800) to my big rig though a ide/sata controller card only to find a 3gb partition filled with PC Angel recovery software ,after further analysis of the software I've found...
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    What is a Drive Partition

    What is a drive partition I have an asus laptop i can't restore to default settings because i don't have a drive partition what does that mean
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    How to install op system & partition new hd

    Install op' system & partition new HD Sony vaio
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    Cloning a hard drive

    Can you clone a bootable hard drive by mirroring the partitions and then breaking them?
  31. nascar895

    Partition lost during ubuntu installation

    I tried to install ubuntu and then try to partition on the above screen. I select my 1.7TB partition and click on (+) sign and created the new partition. after the installation my 1.7tb partition was missing. But my windows installation partition was ok even though it is on a same drive. I tried...
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    Removing partitions wise choice?

    So im trying to upgrade to Windows 10 my mini laptop has an eMMC of 32GB i formatted my primary partition and i got 18GB in total out of it. I saw that Drive 1 Partition 4: Image (Recovery Partition), takes 10GB in total and is only using 66 mb It says 944.0MB of free space. Can i format and...
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    Hard Drive Partitons not Showing Up on Windows XP

    I have toshiba spc-mathlt-l-17 laptop. I want to install windows xp but it shows that no partitions are available. Please help me solve this problem.
  34. daveyjane

    bootable code insertion into ext2 partition [or before it] for windows linux multiboot

    I had a hard drive for win7 laptop showing signs of failing, and i made an image of it successfully with clonezilla. Installing the new bigger hard drive in its place, sata in a sata laptop, i attempted to make myself a little room at the beginning of the drive for future boot programs to load...
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    Laptop booting into wrong partition - Stuck in RemixOS

    Basically I was trying to set up dual booting for windows and remixos. But after I installed remix on the partition, my battery died before i could mess with easybcd. So now when i start up my laptop, I boot into RemixOS without any way of choosing to boot off the C:/ partition. (Currently...
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    Need Help To Recover My Life's Most Important Photos From HDD Format

    Hello All, I'm really desperately hoping someone can help me undo what I have just done earlier today. I initially was going to install a fresh copy of Win8 on my PC when immediately after formatting the HDD partitions I realized my incredibly valuable trip photos were not stored in another...
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    where can i get recovery dvd for acer aspire E1 532

    all partitions have are GTP partition now
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    Dual boot for Work and Fun

    Hi there I am a PC gammer and have an old Asus G73SW. I just formated my computer and installed Windows 7 in one partition and Windows 10 on another partition and one more partition for drives and recovery files for both Partitions. I want to know if its safe and works as I think. I want to...
  39. celtic_warrior99

    Want To Encrypt Hard Drive Partition

    Hi, as the title suggests i would like to encrypt a partition I have made on my hard drive. I would use bitlocker but i have the Home version of Windows 10 so this isnt available to me. Any help? Thanks :)
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    EASEUS TODO Backup Clone and Small Partition sizes

    I've just used TODO Backup to Clone a HDD to an smaller SSD. The source HDD contained 4 partitions on it of various sizes. The TODO Backup chose completely arbitrary partition sizes for the destination SSD that in no way resembled the partition sizes of the source HDD. Eg. System Recovery...
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    File Systems - FAT32

    Hi I was just doing some research about the FAT32 file system. I was told from a computer scientist that FAT32 has a max partition size of 2TB, but from what I am reading online it says the max partition size is 32GB? Which one is right, are there different types of FAT32? Thanks for your time!
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    Good idea to resize partition?

    In Disk Managment there is an option for resizing partition.Can I use it without risk of data loss? My C:/ is only 60GB and 8GB is free, and my D:/ has more than 100GB free space.
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    Can't install operating system

    I/we've bought a new laptop. It was with freedos operating system, to reduce costs. It had a HDD that was switched with an SDD. So I have an external HDD, an SSD and dvd-writer/reader inside. I wanted to put an OS on it by myself, as I'm studying IT. I tried installing multiple os-es by...
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    HDD to SDD Cloning-related issue

    Hey guys, I'm writing this after failing to find an answer to my problem. I have purchased recently an SSD (Transcend model TS128GSSD370S), which I have inserted into the optical bay (DVD) of my notebook. I used Macrium Reflect to clone part of the HDD's OS (including reserved partition, system...
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    Windows/Partition backup to DVDs

    I need to create backup image of my old PC (Partition C is 10GBs). When my cousins mess up that OS, I want to plug DVDs and restore that partition/OS to earlier state. Problem is that motherboard is so old that it doesn't support booting via USB, so I can only backup via DVDs (3 of them, because...
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    Can't install windows in Asus freedos

    i've just bought Asus laptop and it has Freedos os, i tried to install windows 8 but when i choose Drive partition it says Windows Can't Be installed to this disk.The selected Disk has an MBR partition table.On Efi systems,windows can only be installed to GPT disk. It also says something about...
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    Samsung SSD 850 EVO Help!

    I am going to try again. I recently installed this hard drive due to a failing one. Since that time windows 10 has been trying to load and it will not due to the following ( windows cannot open the partition on this hard drive). I was told by Microsoft to make the 100MB partition larger to let...
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    Can someone help me figure out what this unidentifiable "Data" partition is on my used ASUS Windows 7 latptop?

    I recently fried my video card on my HP 2000 laptop by being careless with the HDMI output. I thought finding a replacement PC was hopeless until my mother dropped her ASUS notebook and broke the display. She wasn't upset by the incident since the PC is 4 years old. Despite it's age the ASUS...
  49. ayevilkas

    Failed to repair partition.

    Hey all, need some help. My girlfriend had an oldish laptop. Packard Bell Dot SE R410UK Wanted to reset it to factory settings, and attempted this by doing the F12 > system restore/factory reset. All was dandy, table popped up, left it be. Came back 20-30 minutes later to find that it failed...
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    not installing windows

    my laptos is unable to install windows .... when the partition page open on everhy partition it shows the drive is GPT partion type so windows cant b installed help me please
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    Keys not working on laptop during installation

    Hello, I bought an Asus laptop and tried to install Windows 8 on it from CD and everything went perfectly well until I got to the point where I was asked which drive I want it to be installed on and there I got the following warning message: 'windows cannot be installed to disk 0 partition 1'...
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    How to recover RAW partition

    I have 2 partition and some unallocated space. One partition is C drive which is windows drive. I was trying to join some unallocated partition to my D drive. When I was doing this using Ease US partition manager my laptop turned off due to battery low. Now my D is showing as a RAW partition...
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    Complete drive/partition image software

    Can someone recommend me a good software that can make complete drive and/or partition image that i can later restore. I am planing to image my c drive with windows on it and restore it at later point back so i need everything to work as it did (will save backup image to another disc that is...
  54. Woody1999

    Can't resize partitions with Disk Utility

    Hi, I have the 13-inch Mid-2014 MBP, with a 2.6GHz i5, 8GB of RAM and 120GB SSD. I'm running OSX Yosemite 10.10.3. I'm trying to dual-boot Zorin OS 9 (a variation of Ubuntu) onto my MacBook, but I can't get past the first stage! When I load up Disk Utility and try and shrink my single partition...
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    Drive with two partitions

    Can I increase the partition on Drive C when the hard drive has two equal sized partition. The partition C: is down to 52 GB and the D drive still has 127 GB of space? This makes the C partition drive very slow.
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    Toshiba repair error

    Hi. I bought a toshiba c50b-14z laptop with windows 8.1. I want to istall windows 7 for that. I delete the partition, and I format it, but that type of windows don't like that kind of partition (GPT or somthing like that). I want to do the factory reset, and it's not working. I tried everything...
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    how to create expresscache partition in samsung series 5 after installing windows 7 ultimate 64 bit

    I have a samsung series 5 laptop which came with windows 8 installed in it. I wanted to use windows 7 thats why i installed windows 7 ultimate 64 bit but after installing expresscache software it showed a message " expresscache partion not found" Please help with this problem. Thanx
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    Use my old system on my new notebook, swaping HDDs

    What would be the best method to transfer all my data / applications from my old one to a new notebook? I'm thinking about swaping the hard drives (to keep data of the second partition), but I'm not sure if I'm going to able to use the Windows and the programs installed (which are in the first...
  59. S

    Making new partitions

    Hi.I want to create a new partition for my laptop ASUS X45C. But the step of creating partition wasn't appeared in installation of Window 7. What should I do? Can I get some advices for my problem? Thank You!
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    solution of the problem that can't create a new partition for ASUS X45C

    Hi.I want to make a new partition to my laptop ASUS X45C. But the step of making partition wasn't appeared. The older partition was unfair. The first OS part was 425GB and the other was 5GB. So, I want to recreate a new fair partition.Can I have some advice to this problem?