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Disk Partition Strategy

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    Windows 8 Pro amd64

    Disk Partition Strategy


    Dear all,

    I'm new to the forum. Please forgive me if a similar thread had already been posted.

    Before Win8, I usually separate my "data" - My documents and non-sys applications to another drive from c: at an approximate ratio: e.g. c:d = 1:2 , for the reason of easier backup and faster file searching on a smaller c: I believe.

    So far, I'm not sure where installed apps go to. Perhaps I'd try to get myself comfortable to forget where exactly they are. Then, I should reserve more disk space for c: . What partition strategy would you suggest?

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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    WElcome to EightForums.

    App's are best installed to C: with Windows.
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