Partitioning seagate external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Seagate External Hard Drive Storage Last response: March 14, 2011 1:24 PM in Storage Share thaman1111 March 14, 2011 9:47:52 AM Hello, I have partitioned my seagate 1tg and made 2 seperate 200 gb partitions but I cannot use the remaining 600... can somebody please help More about : partitioning seagate external hard drive RetiredChief a c 353 G Storage March 14, 2011 1:21:09 PM What operating system, how did you partition it. I normally set the first partition during the windows install (By selecting custom install) then partition the remainer after operating system is installed using windows disk manager. m 0 l Hawkeye22 a c 371 G Storage March 14, 2011 1:24:14 PM It seems obvious, but did you create a 3rd partition using the remaining 600GB? You need to do that before you can format it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Retrieving data from a seagate external hard drive after corruption of partition Forum How to make partition in seagate external hard drive Forum SolvedMy Seagate External Hard Drive Forum SolvedMy seagate 1tb external hard drive is showing up in device manager, but not under disk management or my computer Forum SolvedFix or Salvage my External Seagate Hard drive Forum SolvedXP Media center won't read DVD files from Seagate 4TB external hard drive Forum SolvedI dropped an external seagate freeagent hard drive down the stairs. Forum SolvedDropped 1TB seagate external hard drive. Now it is asking me to format. Help! Forum Solvedhow to format an external 3tb seagate back up plus into an internal 3tb hard drive Forum SolvedSeagate external hard drive is no longer detected by my computer. Not found in disk manager. Light is on. Forum Bought External Hard Drive on eBay, Seagate FreeAgent Desktop 500GB, can't install Forum SolvedExternal Seagate GoFlex hard drive not recognized after being used as internal hard drive Forum HOW DO I FORMAT MY Seagate 3.5 inch External Hard Drive with USB 3.0 3TB TO NTFS Forum My seagate 1tb external hard drive is not detected Forum SolvedQuestion about Seagate External Drive - Partitions question Forum SolvedCan't access my Seagate Backup Plus External Hard Drive. Forum My 1TB Seagate external hard drive cannot be detected and the light is blinking Forum Do I need to reformat my seagate external hard drive? Not enough space Forum Seagate 1.5TB External Hard Drive Wrong Power Supply Forum SolvedHow to repair seagate 500gb external 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 !