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How to convert cpt to mbr?

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    How to convert cpt to mbr?


    Ok I have my prompt saying DISKPART> so how do I get it to run on my f: drive. convert f: to mbr.
    Where do I tell or input that it is the f: drive..what would be the correct syntax?

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


    Diskpart
    Select disk * (drive F)
    Clean
    Convert gpt
    or
    Convert mbr
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    Need to be a little cleaer


    Type out each line for me, thanks
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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Quote Originally Posted by sparhawk View Post
    Ok I have my prompt saying DISKPART> so how do I get it to run on my f: drive. convert f: to mbr.
    Where do I tell or input that it is the f: drive..what would be the correct syntax?
    For Windows 8/8.1 boot drive.
    REF: https://www.eightforums.com/installat...partition.html

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    Windows 8.1 x64


    An entire drive has to be GPT or MBR, you can't convert just one partition.... just in case....
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