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Windows 7: System Reserved 100 Mb

08 Sep 2010   #31


Today I noticed my Win 7 partition had become System drive, while the 100mb Sys Reserved had become Boot as well as Active. I knew this is wrong, a transposition of where System and Boot should normally be. The Repair console which 100mb places on F8 Advanced Boot Tools also disappeared which is the only reason I wanted it.

So using Partition Wizard I marked Win7 active, deleted 100mb and Resized 7 into its HD space, then recovered the System and Boot back into Win7 by running Startup Repair twice.

I report this because I have improved performance as a result. Whether this is because it was in error or 100mb is generally a drag is anyone's guess.

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 System Reserved 100 Mb

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