The strategies and opinions about dividing a hard drive into multiple partitions are almost as old as the PC itself.
PC technology has changed radically in the past few years, but there are still good reasons to divide up drives into separate compartments — as the following post makes clear.
- Reprising the question of partitioning Win7
Lounge member peterg has an old and still-complex question: What’s the current thinking on disk partitioning in this age of Win7, cloud computing, virtual drives? Peterg wanted lots of opinions, and he got his wish. More»
- Installing two versions of PowerPoint
Leon Foot had an unusual request: He’s teaching beginning PowerPoint and wants to have versions 2003 and 2007 installed on his notebook at the same time. Helpful answers from other Loungers include creating a virtual PC and tweaking the Windows registry. More»
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