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Windows 7: hard drive question

31 May 2013   #1
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 
hard drive question

my hard drive has a partition with a single folder on it for recovery. this partition has about 2GB of space left.

is it OK to store other files on this partition or would it mess something up if I need to recover?

I think it's safe to do but wanted to be sure. thanks.


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31 May 2013   #2
LMiller7

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

The recovery partition is for the exclusive use of the recovery system. You should not store files there or modify it in any way. Doing so could prevent it from being used for it's intended purpose.
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31 May 2013   #3
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 

thanks. glad I asked before doing it. lol
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