Solved Partition Problem In windows8 Tags: Windows 8 Partition Last response: May 22, 2013 9:01 AM in Windows 8 Share shoaibista May 21, 2013 2:50:40 AM how many partion i can make of 500hdd ? i have windows8 More about : partition problem windows8 rgd1101 a b * Windows 8 May 21, 2013 4:52:51 AM why do want to partition on just a 500gb hdd? markwp a b * Windows 8 May 21, 2013 4:54:42 AM It depends on what boot method you are using. If you installed 8 on an older bios based machine, 8 will support 4 primary partitions plus multiple extended partitions. If you are booting using UEFI, you can have up to 128 partitions without having to designate them as primary or extended. Mark Related resources problem with changing language in windows8 - Forum windows8 problem uptating - Forum problem trying to expand a partition - Forum Problem creating partition - Forum Windows 8 c partition problem - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer shoaibista May 21, 2013 5:02:25 AM Two days ago i bought acer lappy aspire one 725 with only C drive of size 460 aprrox den i used essus partition manager to and divided 460 into 50gb of C drive and rest of Movies drive i.e D but when i applied then windows reboot and after that recovery faliure msg came on blue screen So i thought that i made some mistake Best solution markwp a b * Windows 8 May 21, 2013 5:19:35 AM Follow the instructions HERE for partitioning. W8 has its own partition manager - no need for other software. Mark shoaibista May 21, 2013 5:34:41 AM Thanks Mark markwp a b * Windows 8 May 21, 2013 5:36:13 AM No problem. Partitions are a pain rgd1101 a b * Windows 8 May 21, 2013 6:45:09 AM 50 gb is not going to be enough for windows and its updates. shoaibista May 22, 2013 1:46:42 AM I have it to acer service center he divided my hdd into C-150gb D-150gb and E-150gb he said that it is possible to make only 3 drives markwp a b * Windows 8 May 22, 2013 6:57:02 AM rgd1101 said:50 gb is not going to be enough for windows and its updates. Your service center needs to get some education. However, three 150g partitions will get you on your way to using the rig the way you want. Mark shoaibista May 22, 2013 8:37:07 AM Thank you both shoaibista May 22, 2013 8:38:54 AM But they created 150gb of C drive and remaining 300gb dey can create atleast four partiton but they said they can create only two of 150gb each So i m little upset leave it Can any one tell is it possible to upgrade graphics memory in laptop?? markwp a b * Windows 8 May 22, 2013 9:01:31 AM Generally, you cannot upgrade the gpu in any laptop. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumProblem with my Recovery partition! ForumHDD partition problem Forumeaseus partition master problem Forumhow to assign drive letter for this problem partition? ForumSolvedWindows 8 format partition problems ForumSolvedProblem Cloning XP OS boot partition to new big drive Forumextend win XP partition after cloning (RAID 1), login problem wlnotify.dll ForumReplacing HDD causes windows not to boot, partition problem? ForumPartition Creating Problem ForumNew AsRock Extreme6 existing Win7 Partition Problem. HELP! ForumProblem with HDD - extended partition cannot be undone- help ForumProblem trying to Transfer space from one Partition to another ForumSolvedCan't Complete XP install due to partition problems ForumStrange partition problem.. ForumProblem in windows 7 disk partition More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !