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Windows 7: What's this unallocated space in my C: drive?

23 Dec 2011   #21
vStone1K

Windows 10 Home 64-bit
 
 

@Anak lol! That's funny, you can probably find what song that's from, those are the lyrics from some of it. Anyway I still haven't tried it yet, I've been doing other things.


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23 Dec 2011   #22
Anak

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

Here ya' go..........




But....Lets not get off topic, this is just for break time!
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23 Dec 2011   #23
vStone1K

Windows 10 Home 64-bit
 
 

@Anak Yeah, that's the one! Anyway, I still haven't tried the reset thing yet, I still don't want anyone to hear the beep... Can I disable the pc speaker? Or at least turn it down?
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23 Dec 2011   #24
vStone1K

Windows 10 Home 64-bit
 
 

Oh look! I used a partition recovery tool and it found it! the unallocated 10.67gb partition! I'm going to see if I can recover it to how it was.
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23 Dec 2011   #25
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

What partition was in that space? Does it have a label? Are you using Partition Wizard bootable CD Partition Recovery Wizard?
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23 Dec 2011   #26
vStone1K

Windows 10 Home 64-bit
 
 

@gregrocker I used another one. I'll reboot and see if anything is different. It was the active@ partition recovery.
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23 Dec 2011   #27
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Can you cue up Recovery by using the hotkey?

What partitioning has been done since you got the PC?
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23 Dec 2011   #28
vStone1K

Windows 10 Home 64-bit
 
 

@gregrocker I don't think I'm going to mess around with this anymore... I was using the program and then Windows said it encountered a critical error. It then asked me to save my work and then shut down... It restarted, and I got rid of the program. My computer is running fine though.
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23 Dec 2011   #29
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

OK. in the future use free Partition Wizard bootable CD which causes no problems and can handle all partition operations Disk Mgmt can't, including scanning for lost partitions.

Do you think you deleted a partition?

How is performance overall?
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23 Dec 2011   #30
vStone1K

Windows 10 Home 64-bit
 
 

@gregrocker well, basically I tried to recover it with that program I was using, and it came up in the prog as disk 2, which was the unallocated partition. I tried to see what was inside by just clicking on it and that's when I got the error. I haven't lost it, as It's still connect to my primary drive. I'm not really sure what to do now. The unallocated partition looks like it's ALLOCATED now, what going on with that? I know, I'll try the partition wizard you suggested. Overall the performance in normal.
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