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Dynamic and Basic Partition?!

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#1 maxell505


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Posted 26 May 2013 - 01:02 PM

Hi everyone. I am trying to Dual Boot Windows 7 and Windows 8. I have the Windows 8 boot dvd already and when I tried to boot everything went well except when I said I wanted a custom installation and I want to install on my partition that I have created it said that it was dynamic it could not install Windows 8 on it. Is there any way to convert the 105 GB dynamic partition I have in my hard drive to be a basic partition. When I open My Computer, this is what I have in my Hard Disk Drives Section:


Local Disk (C:) : 372 GB free of 471 GB


Recovery (D:) : 1.73 GB free of 15.7 GB


HP_TOOLS (E:) : 1.09 GB free of 3.95 GB


Windows 8 (M:) : 104 GB free of 104 GB (This is the partition that I have created.)





Somebody please help. Thank You.

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Posted 26 May 2013 - 01:51 PM

windows - What's the difference between system, dynamic, primary partition? - Server Fault

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