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Windows 7: Hard drive partition

11 May 2011   #11
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

For further details on Virtual Box I refer you to their websites. It is actually pretty easy to use it.

http://www.virtualbox.org/
http://www.virtualbox.org/manual/ch01.html


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12 May 2011   #12
ndex477

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

gregrocker, I created a 50GB Partition and idid not choose the dynamic disk option. So how do I install Linux into the 50G partition now? The partition is showing as unallocated with no drive letter.
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12 May 2011   #13
SIW2

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12 May 2011   #14
gregrocker

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ndex477 View Post
gregrocker, I created a 50GB Partition and idid not choose the dynamic disk option. So how do I install Linux into the 50G partition now? The partition is showing as unallocated with no drive letter.
Need to see another Disk Mgmt screenshot to advise with confidence, since no mention is made of Extended Logical in the mix yet.

Did you convert convert C to Logical Extended, shrink to add a Logical subpartition?
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