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Windows 7: Cannot make large enough partition for dual boot.

10 May 2012   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 64
Windows cannot be installed to this disk The selected disk has an MBR

I managed to create the partition as per your instructions. Only thing is now i'm getting this error when trying to install win 8.

"Windows cannot be installed to this disk The selected disk has an MBR partition table. On EFI systems, Windows can only be installed to GPT disks."

Now as much as i know about pc's....i know nothing about this. Never seen this particular error.

Any ideas?

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10 May 2012   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

Have a look at this thread for a solution: Can't do a fresh install of Windows 7 - 64 Bit (MBR Part Table)

This tutorial shows you how to convert a GPT disk to an MBR disk: Convert GPT Disk to MBR Disk
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