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Windows 7: Partitions and recovery - (wot not space & Dell software)

03 Oct 2010   #21
Digory

Win 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Dear all, sorry taken few days to post back here is quick update.
Had good look at CD and Roxio - found that Roxio ok for ISO but I had a bad disc.
Roxio would not read it when I tried to explore / validate it.
New disc, second try - worked a treat and booted up from CD like you said.
Partitioned the OS down to 100GB and created new working area partition.
Did exactly what I wanted - v happy.
Many many thanx for giving up your time to help W7 newbies.

Have also used the forum to workout how to enable ADMIN account and delete the one I created becuase I thought it odd there wasnt one [if you see what I mean]
Now I have my working area partition, I am trying to figure out how to best set it up - I can feel another post coming on.

Thanks again D


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03 Oct 2010   #22
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Glad to see you have it sorted and thanks for the update.
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