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Partitions [What to move]?

I have the following partitions & Hard drives:
My boot drive =
C:\ 57gb
E:\ 57gb Partition
D:\ 37gb seperate harddisk [internal]

I want to use C\ for Music, Wordprocessing, & spreadsheets.

Use E:\ for all photos, Photo Software, scanning, etc

Use D:\ for everything else.

I have 1000's of files and want to know what[types] I can safely move to the 3 partitions without screwing upall the things that get loaded onto drv C:\ automatically. ie] all the My Document files, & stuff that moves to C:\ like blackmagic
Hope this is enough info.

I've been told moving certain files will screw up my system.


Win-Xp Home Ed.,

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