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No I don't have. This is not going to be easy biggrin.gif

 

Oh.  Well, it'll be much easier if you have a thread working for you.  wink.gif  Plus, you'll receive way more replies.  Not only that, but you'll have your own thread all to yourself which means the chances are much smaller of someone else coming along and asking their own question and burying you.  On top of that, if someone did that, then you could just report their post as "thread hi-jack".

 

The thread we are in now is relatively ok to ask questions in, but I feel that something like this needs more visibility by being in its own thread.

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So thankful for this thread.

One question I do have though is on the partition subject and was wondering if anyone ould help me with it.. It was from an older thread but it gave these instructions:


While I still had the command prompt open I verified the disk partition alignment, something
which, from my research, I read should be set to an offset of 1024 kb:

C:\windows\system32>diskpart


Microsoft DiskPart version 6.1.7600
Copyright (C) 1999-2008 Microsoft Corporation.
On computer: JT

DISKPART> list disk



Disk ### Status Size Free Dyn Gpt

Disk 0 Online 111 GB 1024 KB



DISKPART> select disk 0

Disk 0 is now the selected disk.


DISKPART> list partition

Partition ### Type Size Offset

Partition 1 Recovery 1500 MB 1024 KB
Partition 2 Primary 110 GB 1501 MB


DISKPART>


The problem is when I did the last prompt, "select disk 0", my Partition 1 size is only 100MB as compared to the 1500MB in the above example. This was done automatically. How do I increase the size of this partition to 1500MB?
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Partition ### Type Size Offset

Partition 1 Recovery 1500 MB 1024 KB
Partition 2 Primary 110 GB 1501 MB

DISKPART>
The problem is when I did the last prompt, "select disk 0", my Partition 1 size is only 100MB as compared to the 1500MB in the above example. This was done automatically. How do I increase the size of this partition to 1500MB?

I don't know where that example came from, but you don't need to change anything; 100MB is the usual size that Windows creates. The size in the example is much larger than necessary, and you'd just be wasting disc space.
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I don't know where that example came from, but you don't need to change anything; 100MB is the usual size that Windows creates. The size in the example is much larger than necessary, and you'd just be wasting disc space.

Ok thanks. I guess this is normal and I'm good to go.
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list disk
select disk
create partition primary
select partition 1
active
format fs=ntfs quick
exit

This will partition and align the ssd to 1024k. It will also give you just one partition and do away with that silly 100 mb partition. If you want a different alignment than you would just change the create partition primary to include align=4096 for example it would look like "create partition primary align=4096" without the quotations of course.
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It also means he'll be formatting and starting over.

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