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Windows 7: Cannot Format D-Drive (2nd hard drive)

20 Nov 2010   #11

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

Since D: was a data drive, there was no reason for the pagefile to be there in the first place, unless you moved it there. I see that there's already a pagefile on the windows partition and since you also have 8 gb of ram, there should be no issue whatsoever.

Page file is a temporary area on the hard disk which windows will utilize as memory when its short of actual RAM, such as when you have a large no. of programs open that demand a lot of memory.

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20 Nov 2010   #12

Windows 7 Home 64bit

I see. Thank you very much for your help, and the others too. I appreciate it very much guys!
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