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 99 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solveddeleted drive becomes free space,not able to create new simple volume Forum Solvedunallocated new simple volume install programs on other drive? Forum SolvedNew SATA HDD--Not showing in windows/not able to create new simple volume Forum SolvedDeleted drive become free space , not able to create new simple volume Forum does new simple volume erase all data on the hard disk? Forum SolvedHDD showing as two Simple Volume - How do I make it into One Primary Partition? Forum Cannot Create A New Simple Volume Forum Need to undo a New Simple Volume on Windows 7 on a Western Digital 500GB external hard drive formatted for OS X. Forum SolvedAdd new partition to Raid 1 Volume Forum New hard drive - New Simple Volume Wizard won't open Forum How to create simple volume on new hard drive Forum SolvedThere is no enough disk space while creating a new volume in extended partition Forum What does "New Simple Volume" mean? Forum unable to shrink a volume for new partition Forum Disk converted to simple partition while making new partition, now OS won't load Forum Convert simple volume to primary partition Forum Conversion of drive c simple volume to primary partition windows 7 Forum Simple Volume to Primary Partition Forum Copying my 3 partitions from old harddisk onto new harddisk - simple 'how to' needed Forum Partitioning problem (Simple Volume) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !