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List Disk Shows No Free Space Available.

  1. #1

    Posts : 5
    Windows 8

    List Disk Shows No Free Space Available.

    Dear Friends,

    I installed Windows 8 Pro on a GPT partition. I have 234GB of SSD with 87% free space according to Disk Management. I am trying to create a 4GB primary partition for Intel Rapid Start but the Disk Part shows i have no space available in that drive and would not let me create the partition. Why would that be?


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  2. #2

    Posts : 5,592
    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1

    Sounds like you need to shrink a partition
    Partition or Volume - Shrink - Windows 7 Help Forums
    than make a new partition
    Partition or Volume - Create New - Windows 7 Help Forums
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  3. #3

    Posts : 1
    Windows 7 Pro

    I had the same problem and this was the only place that provided me with a solution. I was able to follow the link and shrink the drive and then use diskpart withing CMD to format it for hibernation function, thank you
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