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#9238 - 10/20/03 02:26 PM Maximum size of a partition supported by Win xp  
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I know it's not good,
but just a question.

Can I have the entire 80 GB Hd as one partition (C:).


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#9239 - 10/20/03 03:44 PM Re: Maximum size of a partition supported by Win xp  
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yep.

#9240 - 10/20/03 04:19 PM Re: Maximum size of a partition supported by Win xp  
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windows xp will only allow it for format az approx 73gb or so due to it being DD


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#9241 - 10/20/03 07:11 PM Re: Maximum size of a partition supported by Win xp  
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My d: partition on my 120 gb maxtor was the entire drive, so long as it's NTFS you're fine i believe.


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#9242 - 10/21/03 09:07 AM Re: Maximum size of a partition supported by Win xp  
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NTFS is 2 terabytes which is limit for mbr. However, using volumes on xp can have 256 terabyte.

fat32 is 32 gig, fat16 is 4 gig

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#9243 - 10/26/03 03:15 AM Re: Maximum size of a partition supported by Win xp  
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Shame Xp can't read off my linux partition,


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#9244 - 10/26/03 04:12 AM Re: Maximum size of a partition supported by Win xp  
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if i recall there was some script that allowed that, but i can't be sure if it ever worked since I don't like dual booting...


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