|17 Jun 2012||#1|
| || |
there is a disk alignment in my Dell Utility partition
I have a new laptop with Windows 7 64 bit Home Premium installed.
It is a Dell XPS. It came with an extra partition for "Dell Utility" of size 40 Mb. This is the first partition.
There is a partition misalignment.
To check ,I booted an Ubuntu USB(live,without installing).
When I opened Disk Utility in Ubuntu, I find that there is a partition misalignment of 512 bytes with the Dell Utility partition.
How do I fix it?
The warning message says that there could be poor performance due to this.
Is it true?
Is it going to affect the performance of other drives or my general usage?
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: there is a disk alignment in my Dell Utility partition|
|restoring an imaged dynamic disk partition to a basic disk?||General Discussion|
|Move windows 7 installation from one disk partition to other disk part||Installation & Setup|
|Disk check utility changed file names, now I got problems.||BSOD Help and Support|
|Dell Service Tag Utility||Drivers|
|ASUS AI Recovery Utility message: Partition does not exist.||Installation & Setup|
|Disk Alignment -Raid & SSD||General Discussion|
|Dell Opti GX620 Bios Flash utility under Win7 Ultimate?||Drivers|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:31 AM.