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I have a few questions regarding partitioning a hard drive with windows 7 using the built-in function to do so in this guide.

http://techpp.com/2010/01/19/how-to-...-in-windows-7/

1. Will partitioning my hard drive format it?

2. Will it require me to reinstall windows 7/will it cause any problems with my OS?

3. Will it require me to redownload anything already on my PC?

4. Will it corrupt any files on my PC during the process?

Thanks in advanced.
Edited by Tunechi - 2/26/11 at 9:59pm
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1. It shouldn't at all. If you want to be better safe than sorry, try partitioning an empty hard drive, but it should format it at all.

2. Nope.

3. No

4. And no.
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