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Windows 7: Missing partition after reinstalling

06 Sep 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
Missing partition after reinstalling


Today I reinstall system from XP to WIN 7. All was ok, but one of my partition is missing..

Screen from disk managment

141gb of free space, that is all my missing partition!
How I restore it?

Thank for any help

My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Sep 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit

Is there anything on it ?

You have to format it.
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06 Sep 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

If it is free space you need to format as Zomby88 suggested. Just right-click the partition and choose Quick Format.

If it is unallocated space, you need to create a new partition then give it a quick format.
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07 Sep 2011   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit

thank you guys for reply...

My missing partition wasn't empty, there is circa 110gb of data.
When I formated it, I lose that data, right?
Another idea?

// In acronis disk director is missing partition like unallocated space
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Sep 2011   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

As it is unallocated space you can try using Easeus Partition Master to recover the partition and its data.

Partition Recovery from Unallocated Space, Recover Unallocated Partition.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Sep 2011   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit SP1 x64

Partition Wizard includes a Partition Recovery Wizard.
It did the job for me.
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