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What is MBR and GPT?

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Installing a new back up HDD, Vista asked me which I wanted to use, MBR or GPT. What are the differences??
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Master Boot Record ? and GUID Partition Table

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Master_Boot_Record

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GUID_Partition_Table
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