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moving the "system" partition between hdds

  1. #11


    nerdvania
    Posts : 7
    windows 8


    thankyou people from where ever you are problem solved

    Solution: removed the bigger drive and booted the computer the "system " partition was transferred to the right partition on the other drive as shown thankyou finally can sleep properly it was killing me
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  2. #12


    San Jose - California
    Posts : 2,847
    8.1x64PWMC Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64


    Even though it worked now. You did not complete what I suggested in my previous post (step 2-7). You should also mark I: as Inactive. There should be only one Active disk where the boot manager is.
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  3. #13


    nerdvania
    Posts : 7
    windows 8


    Yeah red around the web each disk can have one active partition ...buy yeah as you said unnecessary active partition does confuse system will deactivate it using diakpart the next time iuse the computer ... Cheers
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  4. #14


    San Jose - California
    Posts : 2,847
    8.1x64PWMC Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64


    Quote Originally Posted by abhishake View Post
    Yeah red around the web each disk can have one active partition ...buy yeah as you said unnecessary active partition does confuse system will deactivate it using diakpart the next time iuse the computer ... Cheers
    That's why you had the problem in the first place.
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