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Primary/Extended/Logical Partitions - Only allowing me 4

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by foolios, Nov 7, 2007.

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  1. foolios

    foolios Thread Starter

    Mar 21, 2007
    I am trying to create 5 partitions on one of my drives but for some reason I can only get 4 set up. After 4, the last empty part of the drive won't give me the option of making it a partition.
    If I try to make the 4th primary or if I make it extended, I can't use that last 10 gb's as another partition. Only if I combine the 4th and 5th part into just a 4th partition will it work out. But I really want this 5th partition.
    Windows tells me that I can only have 4 primary which is why I tried to go the route of making the 4th and 5th extended - then logical.

    Not working, all I get is details option on that last drive and no create a partition option.

    Thanks in advance.
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