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Windows 7: How to make a system partition, which is needed for Win

07 May 2009   #1

XP, Vista
How to make a system partition, which is needed for Win

Hello everyone,

i have a netbook with 160gb.
Xp is pre installed on this machine.

I made a new partition of 25gb to install Windows 7 on (from a usb-stick).

The installation screen starts up oke, but when i start the install and select the 25gb partition i get the message that it's not a system partition.

So now my question, how do i make it a system partition?

Thnx in advance

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07 May 2009   #2

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

Did you format the partition?
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07 May 2009   #3

XP, Vista

Yes i did a quick format and a "slow" format but both didn't help.
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