How best to partition Hard disk with two os? Tags: Hard Drives Windows 7 Partition Games Windows XP Storage Last response: October 3, 2010 8:08 AM in Storage Share kirtikem50 October 1, 2010 5:33:56 PM How best to partition Hard disk with two os for maximum performance and speed? How many partitions and Prog for partition? I want to install on disc WD6401AALS: Windows 7 , games for windows 7 Windows xp, games for windows xp Films, music, games cds in which sections? Thanks More about : partition hard disk treefrog07 a b $ Windows 7 a b G Storage October 2, 2010 3:51:22 AM I would use 3 primary (not logical) partitions. The first about 60GB for XP and its games, the second about 75GB for W7 and its games, and the third about 505GB for My Documents (data, films, and music). kirtikem50 October 3, 2010 7:51:14 AM How to install Windows 7 in the beginning of the disk, ie, in the fastest section? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer kirtikem50 October 3, 2010 8:08:22 AM in the beginning I want to install windows xp and then windows 7 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Two OS 's: "Windows cannot format the system partition on this disk " Forum How to partition a hard disk to have 2 os Forum the best way to partition and format a new hard disk in NTFS Forum Hard disk partition with os intact Forum Best way to partition a 500GB HDD for OS /Boot? Forum hard disk partition making Forum Recommendations on best HD for OS -only partition Forum Windows cannot be installed to Disk 0 Partition 1 Forum File allocation in two hard disk on one system Forum Idea partition size on a hard disk Forum Should a hard disk have only one primary partition ? Forum Please clarify how best to partition RAID 0 drive set up Forum Are Files Readable Between two Windows OS 's? Forum Partition Hard disk Forum Hard Drive Recovery ( Partition size shown, but not there) Forum Two hard disks in a laptop Forum My computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure Forum PCI or PCI-X esata with port multiplier Forum Samsung 250GB IDE PATA 7200rpm Hard Drive SP2514N Forum Comp won't recognize hard drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !