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HELP WITH GPT partiton

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by AdamInc, Apr 7, 2008.

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  1. AdamInc

    AdamInc Thread Starter

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    ok so i have a hard drive on a GPT partition that i wanna take some data off of and put it onto my Vista computer, when i plug the HD into the Vista machine i cant assign it a letter drive, i read that vista can read GPT partitoins so why cant i access teh data on it.
     
  2. Elvandil

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    Ubuntu supports GPT, so you could boot with the Live CD and then copy your files to another thumb drive. Vista-32 should support these partitions for read and write but not boot. Do you see the drive in Disk Management?

    Right-click Computer > Manage > Disk Management.
     
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