Partition

Forum discussion tagged with Partition.
  1. J

    Question Can't partition HDD (SOLVED)

    Hi there, I just moved my OS over from my old HDD to my new SSD and everything in terms of the OS works it's just that after I deleted everything on my old HDD, as all the files were copied to my SSD, I can no longer use the majority of the disk as it remains un-allocated. I have a 1TB HDD as...
  2. LilZpai

    Question Windows cannot be installed to this disk. This computer's hardware may not support booting to this disk.

    I just built a computer from some older parts earlier today, and have been pulling my hair out because of this error that occurs when trying to install Windows. Here's the error: So far, I've tried changing some settings in the BIOS, such as changing from IDE to AHCI as some guides have...
  3. I

    [SOLVED] URGENT!! DELETED C drive partition during Windows 10 installation. Will it impact other undeleted partitions ?

    Thought of upgrading my Win 7 ultimate to WIn 10 PRO with clean windows install. Downloaded the ISO using Media creation tool from Microsoft. Used RUFUS to create a bootable flash drive (automatically it was created with GPT/UEFI method, but my HDD is MBR. didnt know this when doing initially)...
  4. R

    Question Restore Partition after Delete Volume

    I've been really stuck and over my head here (as evidenced by my bad decisions). Any help is much appreciated! Long story short, I accidentally ran Diskpart Clean on my drive (virtual drive mounted on Google Cloud). Panicking and being an idiot, I tried to recreate my first partition out of...
  5. Minimos2000

    [SOLVED] Recovery drive & erase of hard drive

    Hello to the forum, I am relatively new to all this and think that I completely screwed up. I created a exFAT partition on my existing hard drive (which also contained a Mac partition with photos and other backups). Up to this point ecverything seemed to be working fine. On my PC, using the...
  6. S

    Question How To Recover all Data From Completely Formatted Hard disk ?

    I was trying to install Ubuntu along with Windows by using Bootable USB, during installation process i selected erase all data and then proceded accidently. I lost all my data from C,D and E Drive, It Formatted my Hard disk completely. I tried many softwares like easeus, Minitool, Icare etc. to...
  7. M

    Question Windows 10 Partition and Space missing

    Hi dear community! I've got a big problem. I needed to update my macOS (which wasn't any problem in the past). I'm using a MacBook (2015) with Windows and MacOS installed via Bootcamp. I've made a 50 GB partition for my Mac, a 400 GB Partition for Windows and another 250GB Partition for any...
  8. Question Disk/partition problem

    Today, I saw a notification that my C partition has almost full storage. How can I allocate space from disk 0 to a partition that is on disk 1? Can I merge the disks? What should I do in this situation? A photo with my partitions is here and on imgur: View: https://imgur.com/i1KhLVY
  9. T

    [SOLVED] Can I delete the "System Reserved" Volume from my 3TB hard disk drive?

    I have a 3TB hard disk drive and It turns out that I need to delete all of the partitions of this drive to be able to convert it to a GPT Disk, so I can use all of the 3TB (currently only able to use 2TB). I was wondering if the system reserved partition is required for Windows to work properly...
  10. Question Unsure whether to remove broken Linux installation in dual-boot mode with Win 10 before cloning to SSD

    Hi folks, I have a dual-boot setup with Win 10 and Elementary OS Juno in the HDD of my Lenovo Y700. The Linux worked great for a few weeks, then it started booting up to initramfs. I tried a bunch of commands I find online but none worked. Last week I installed an SSD (970 Evo+ 500GB) and I...
  11. Question Cleaning up my HDD partitions and cloning the OS (Win 10) to a Samsung SSD

    Hi folks, I just installed a 970 Evo Plus in my Lenovo Y700 laptop. I have the stock 1TB HDD as well with a Win 10 and Elementary OS installed. The Linux is messed up and I don't really have valuable information there so my idea is to remove the Linux from the HDD and clone the Win 10...
  12. N

    Question Issues with formating new hard drive

    So my desktop recently crashed and kept having a windows loop error. I ran a systems diagnosis and the hard drive failed the Short DST check. I figured I needed a new hard drive. I bought a new hard drive today and successfully put it in. I had the windows ISO file installed on a USB drive...
  13. M

    Question SSD and HDD but HDD not showing

    so i bought a custom built computer that arrived on tuesday. i ordered it to come with a 125GB SSD and a 1 1TB HDD. got the computer up and running now but its only showing the SSD. i wanted to use the SSD for the OS and the HDD for my files etc, but currently it says that my C:// drive is only...
  14. D

    Question How to recover partition path

    I accidentally deleted path of a partition and unable to recover now
  15. Z

    Question Demerge Download and Documents folder + Storage management

    Hi everyone. 1) I accidentally merge Downloads and Documents folder during managing my storage partition. So that how I can re-separate this two folders accordingly? 2) How to reduce and not used up storage space in C:/ in Program files, Program files (x86), and Users file? Can I move all...
  16. S

    [SOLVED] Triple OS partition cleanup

    Hello, i've installed Windows 10 on my computer as my main OS and then installed Ubuntu and Deepin alongside it. Now i want to cleanup the partitions that contain the data for the Ubuntu OS but i don't know how to check which partition contains which OS. Is there any way to find out using a...
  17. T_Payne

    Question Combining another SSD with the C: partition

    Hey all, First post in the forum, but definitely not my last (I use this as a reference a ton). So, question is... I built a budget desktop PC (MB- Pro 4, 1500x, 1060 3Gb, 16Gb, 120Gb M.2, 1TB HDD), and am running out of room on my main (C:/ drive. I have moved many apps over to a Barracuda 1TB...
  18. loonix200

    Question Can not format or clean WinToUSB bootable Flash

    This is my first ever post after tons of experience watching people solve problems here so it's my last hope, this IS however going to be a long post so I also apologize and ask for your patience. Will try to include TLDR in the end. Basically my friend's laptop got its HDD busted and I wanted...
  19. S

    Question Can I run Intel RST and SRT with 2 SSDs (NO HDD)? Want to improve performance!

    I only have 2 SSDs, and I would like to run Intel Rapid Storage Technology in conjunction with Smart Response Technology. Can I do this to improve performance? I do not have an HDD. It takes my computer over 1 minute to boot up. I would like to reduce this time, as well as improve performance...
  20. A

    Question Clone HDD SO partition to a SSD

    I got a 300GB HDD with 2 partitions (respectively around 135GB and 140GB). The first partition cointains the Win 7 SO and a couple of programs, the second is just personal data. I wish to clone the first partition only (the one with the SO and the programs) to a 240GB SSD. I made a couple of...