My Hard Disk not having 8mb partition! what should i do?

hello,
i am using 500 gb seagates harddisk,
having 4 partitions,
1. 40gb (windows 7)
2. 100mb( windows boot)
3. 26gb
4. 400gb

but the confusion actually is, there is no 8mb partition or whatever it call,
what should i do? should i make manually(shrink)?
should i repartition my hardd? is 8mb is necessary?
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  1. Why should there be an 8mb partition?
  2. i7Baby said:
    Why should there be an 8mb partition?


    that is what i m asking in question, i dont know what i called, is that cache or something?
  3. Oh - older hdds have 8mb cache - memory, not on the hard drive but as a memory chip in its controller. Most new hdds now have 64mb cache. It helps them work faster.
  4. i7Baby said:
    Oh - older hdds have 8mb cache - memory, not on the hard drive but as a memory chip in its controller. Most new hdds now have 64mb cache. It helps them work faster.


    But mine not having 8mb cache :( what to do? Is that normal?
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