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General discussion

partition assistance

Nov 19, 2010 6:03AM PST

Replacing hard drive in desktop and installing Windows XP. Where can I find information on how much room is required or advisable on hard drive space and how many partitions are needed to install XP, programs and files on the same drive. Thanks

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How many partitions?
Nov 19, 2010 9:19AM PST

Different people have different idea about that. To start with, how big of a harddrive is being installed?

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hard drive size
Nov 19, 2010 11:53PM PST

the hd is about 80 gigs. I will also be used for programs and data files. thank you.

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Duplicate post.
Nov 20, 2010 12:22AM PST