split hard drive

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by ronenph1, May 22, 2002.

  1. ronenph1

    ronenph1 Guest

    hi

    is it danger to split my hard drive when it is in use?
    i want to split my drive (i have only 1)
    but it can damage the data on it isnt it?
     
  2. l0g0ut

    l0g0ut OSNN Addict

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    if by splitting you mean partitioning then it is safe using the proper tool.... i recommend partition magic by powerquest.
     
  3. madmatt

    madmatt Bow Down to the King Political User

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    XP has its own partition setup wizard built into XP setup. When you are installing XP it should ask you if you want to create a partition.