[PC-BSD Testing] GPT Partition/installer

Ken Moore ken at pcbsd.org
Wed May 18 13:59:08 PDT 2011


On 05/18/2011 16:47, Brodey Dover wrote:
> I have installed windows 7 on a partition and left about 485GB for
> PC-BSD. The installer only displays one large partition (size of the
> whole disk) instead of one smaller partition (125GB) and one other
> unused partition (485GB).
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You might want to make sure that the new partition is a primary 
partition and not a logical partition. If I remember right, when you 
shrink your partitions in Windows 7, it defaults to making the empty 
space a logical partition, and it is a couple extra steps to turn it 
into a primary.


~Ken Moore


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