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Edit : fixed it

question : Whats better Dynamic or Basic? Or why.
Edited by nukefission - 3/4/11 at 7:39am
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Primary is/was used for Windows system to help identify your OS. You would create your boot drive/partition on the primary and if you wanted other partitions you would create Extended.

Performance wise there is no difference.

If this is for storage I dont see any reason you would want to reformat it as Primary. If you DO, Just make sure to backup the data to another device or you will lose it.
    
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Primary is/was used for Windows system to help identify your OS. You would create your boot drive/partition on the primary and if you wanted other partitions you would create Extended.

Performance wise there is no difference.

If this is for storage I dont see any reason you would want to reformat it as Primary. If you DO, Just make sure to backup the data to another device or you will lose it.
Im certainly not going to reformat
It just bugs me that the colors dont match
F is Yellow
rest are blue
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