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Windows 7: Dell laptop drive c partition

30 Oct 2017   #1
shankly769

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 
Dell laptop drive c partition

hello,recently i got a dell insprion laptop and after formating i need to partition drive c and make drive d,can someone help me how,

laptop is still formated as if i can do it before i can install from scratch again,so how can i do ?

thanks
silvio


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30 Oct 2017   #2
mrjimphelps

Linux Mint 18.2 xfce 64-bit (VMWare host) / Windows 8.1 Pro 32-bit (VMWare guest)
 
 

What are you installing on the drive? If you are installing Windows, then you will have an option at the beginning of the install process to partition the drive.
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30 Oct 2017   #3
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

Silvio, what you want to do? Delete all partitions, create new C: and D: and clean install Windows?
This tutorial explain how. Clean Install Windows 7 - Windows 7 Help Forums
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30 Oct 2017   #4
shankly769

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

hi,thanks m8's,i used to partition my 1 drive in half and created disc c and d in half capacity each,windows installed safely and updates installed ok,

thanks ,ill keep the link above for future installations
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31 Oct 2017   #5
shankly769

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

hi,instalation ok but im having this in system:-3 days until automatic activation,and that the product key is invalid for activation,

NB ;- i used the product key there is beneath from its original sticker,and it was ok during installation when it asked for.whats next?
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31 Oct 2017   #6
shankly769

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

windows was activated by the toll free setup.
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