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Windows 7: Help Windows 7 SSD 101mb unallocated ?

27 Sep 2010   #21
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate


Glad to see you're not having issues and thanks for the update.

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27 Sep 2010   #22

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Please post a new screenshot of Disk Management
Ok here's the New Screenshot see how the System Reserved is "Active" know is this ok or should I active the C ssd drive ? I mean the system reserved is part of it same drive???

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27 Sep 2010   #23
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Hello again.

Leave it just as it is, that's the way Windows 7 is designed to do it.
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27 Sep 2010   #24
Microsoft MVP


As Barefoot says, it is exactly correct. You want the 100mb System Reserved partition to be active because the System Active flags planted there mean that Windows 7 is booting off of that partition as intended.

One helpful benefit of the 100mb System Reserved is that you now have the "Repair My Computer" console available by tapping F8 at bootup, instead of just on the DVD or Repair CD - in case Win7 fails to start.

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