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Windows 7: System Reserved Partition????

18 Sep 2009   #11
green98ls

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit
 
 

It gives me no option to delete the partition.

Is there a special way to do this?




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18 Sep 2009   #12
green98ls

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by logicearth View Post
You won't be able to delete it anyways. Nor is it the reason why Windows Backup is not working.

Do you know why I would be getting a disk space error trying to create a sys image? I started a thread before and the problem was never solved with everyone's suggestions

https://www.sevenforums.com/general-d...age-fails.html
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18 Sep 2009   #13
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

You can't delete it from within Windows. It is possible to delete it after installing Windows 7, but it might not be something you want to undertake, as the guide I read involves quite a few steps.

Here's the guide I found. If the link doesn't open, do a Google search for "Delete W7's Reserved Partition After Install", and view the cached version.
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18 Sep 2009   #14
green98ls

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kegobeer View Post
You can't delete it from within Windows. It is possible to delete it after installing Windows 7, but it might not be something you want to undertake, as the guide I read involves quite a few steps.

Here's the guide I found. If the link doesn't open, do a Google search for "Delete W7's Reserved Partition After Install", and view the cached version.

thanks for the link, i'll give that a read later tonight or tomorrow. the only thing is the 1st step is create a sys image with windows backup and restore which I am unable to do for some unknown reason...
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18 Sep 2009   #15
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

If you read the guide carefully, the author recommends making a back up, in case things go completely awry. If you don't mind just reinstalling, then it's not that important.

I posted a question in your system back up thread.
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