New Partition and New Simple Volume Tags: Hard Drives Partition Format Storage Last response: August 2, 2010 10:41 PM in Storage Share ginny_44 August 2, 2010 9:14:25 PM Hello, Is New Partition and New Simple Volume the same? I am trying to format my 2nd hard drive. I have windows 7 More about : partition simple volume foscooter a c 97 G Storage August 2, 2010 10:41:16 PM I don't think so. First you partition the drive, as one big one. Then you set that partition as active, and format it. So, maybe there are the same. Simple Volume might mean one partition. Sorry, I'm not on my Win7 machine right now Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNew hard drive - New Simple Volume Wizard won't open ForumSimple Volume to Primary Partition ForumDeleted drive become free space , not able to create new simple volume ForumPartitioning problem ( Simple Volume ) ForumDisk converted to simple partition while making new partition , now OS won't load ForumAdd new partition to Raid 1 Volume ForumSimple To Primary Volume ForumSimple ,spanned,striped partition ??? ForumDisk Magagement wants to make simple volume on a Basic Disk?!. ForumSeagate external hard drive I can't initialize it or create new simple volume . . ForumWhy create a simple volume on a hard drive ForumHow to create simple volume on new hard drive ForumSuper simple xp partition question ForumWhat does " New Simple Volume " mean? ForumThere is no enough disk space while creating a new volume in extended partition ForumIDE to ACHI can't find Registry Entry OCZ Vertex 4 ForumNew Build Windows 7 Agility 2 SSD - Blue Screen ForumNew Hard Drive Setup Issues Forum[Solved] C drive full how can I extend without losing data on d partition ForumNew SSD: what steps to take More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !