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Windows 7: Disk Designation

29 Oct 2012   #1
philifer

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
Disk Designation

Hi

I have recently upgraded my PC from XP to Win 7. Everything seems ok.
However when I look in Disk Manager my C drive contains the following.

Healthy(System,Boot,Page File,Active,Crash Dump,Primary Partition)

Sonds strange to me,is it ok or should I be concerned.Thing like Crash Dump sound worrying to me.

The disk is a single C.Partition. The partition is also shown with diagonal line shading.

Any help would be much appreciated.

Philipher


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29 Oct 2012   #2
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

That's normal, my Win 7 and Win 8 both have it.
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30 Oct 2012   #3
philifer

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Hi Ztruker

Thank for the reply,its put my mind at rest. Perhaps i worry to much.

Regards
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