|04 Jul 2012||#1|
| || |
Confused on the type of Disk setup my new laptop has...(GUID? Dynamic?
I just got a new Latop.. an ASUS i5 Ivy bridge, G55 (ROG)..
I was tryin to run the usual Partition imaging tool on it to backup its default state. i tried from acronis, macrium, etc.. they all can't detect my drives..
now it says that these free tools (except acronis) cant deal with Dynamic or GUID type disks.. and that i needed to buy the plus pack.
Anyway i investigated my new laptop's drive and in the computer management it shoes that my 1 drive was split into 4 partitions.. in order of:
3) OS (c
all of w/c shows that i have a basic disk setup..
ok so im confused.. i wanted to convert dynamic to basic but again my drives are already in "basic" setup..
what gives? so what is it really?
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: Confused on the type of Disk setup my new laptop has...(GUID? Dynamic?|
|How to change Disk Signature to GUID - DiskPart refuses to obey||Hardware & Devices|
|Convert dynamic disk of a laptop to basic disk w/o reinstalling win||General Discussion|
|hard disk changed to dynamic type after using disk management||General Discussion|
|what is the difference between basic and dynamic type of hdd volume||Hardware & Devices|
|Dynamic Disk Type?||General Discussion|
|Windows 7 GUID disk boot?||General Discussion|
|dynamic disk to basic disk when win 7 is installed on dynamic disk||General Discussion|
|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 05:15 PM.