i also forgot to mention the EasUs 2.4 free program made it very easy to eliminate the additional annoying programs that free programs attach. usually unchecking does nothing to their installations, but with this program it actually worked.
I was skeptical because every other solution i tried in threads for partitioning knowledge did not work. the EaseUS free program for disk partitioning really works, expecially for someone like me who know nothing about it. my windows 7 ultimate disk computer management really falls short which i suppose is good because i would have totally wrecked my system. this program has index which explains thorougyly and helped me set up my new laptop which had a very strange arrangedment of different partioning that i could not correctly install windows 8. after i figured out i did not need the logical oem partition (as i had duplicated lenovo brand apps and drivers to a separate file on main partition anyway. freed up a bunch of space. anyway was so impressed i will check in to the other products that happen to cost real money. (after i read reviews of other products)