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Windows 7: logical drive partition ok?

11 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 7 64-bit Home
logical drive partition ok?

is it ok that one of my partitions is listed as a logical drive?

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11 Oct 2010   #2

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

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11 Oct 2010   #3
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1 it only contains data, and you are not trying to boot from it.
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11 Oct 2010   #4
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Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

That is perfect - else you would run into the NTFS limit of 4 primaries which is the maximum. They way it is, you can add a lot of more logical partitions. As was said, logical partitions have only one real restriction: They cannot be active partitions (boot partitions).
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11 Oct 2010   #5
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W 7 64-bit Ultimate

It can be made a primary with Partition Wizard if you choose, have a look at Option Four of this tutorial at the link below; if you're going to do that, do it before you store anything there.

Partition Wizard : Use the Bootable CD
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