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 98 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 New hard drive - New Simple Volume Wizard won't open Forum Simple Volume to Primary Partition Forum Deleted drive become free space , not able to create new simple volume Forum Partitioning problem ( Simple Volume ) Forum Disk converted to simple partition while making new partition , now OS won't load Forum Add new partition to Raid 1 Volume Forum Simple To Primary Volume Forum Simple ,spanned,striped partition ??? Forum Disk Magagement wants to make simple volume on a Basic Disk?!. Forum Seagate external hard drive I can't initialize it or create new simple volume . . Forum Why create a simple volume on a hard drive Forum How to create simple volume on new hard drive Forum Super simple xp partition question Forum What does " New Simple Volume " mean? Forum There is no enough disk space while creating a new volume in extended partition Forum IDE to ACHI can't find Registry Entry OCZ Vertex 4 Forum New Build Windows 7 Agility 2 SSD - Blue Screen Forum New Hard Drive Setup Issues Forum [Solved] C drive full how can I extend without losing data on d partition Forum New SSD: what steps to take Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !