Solved How to know a disk is MBR or GPT Tags: Hard Drives Storage Last response: May 9, 2011 6:29 PM in Storage Share c553team May 2, 2011 5:48:27 AM Hello, Before I initialize my new 2TB HDD, I would like to know my previous HDD, also 2TB was done in GPT or MBR. More about : disk mbr gpt COLGeek a c 85 G Storage May 2, 2011 4:10:12 PM Go to Control Panel/Administrative Tools/Computer Management/Disk Management. Select the HDD in question, right click, and look at it's properties. Very straight forward. HOOAH!!! c553team May 9, 2011 5:52:54 PM Thanks for the reply but there is no indication to tell it is MBR or GPT after performing right click and look at the properties as suggested. FYI, my OS is Win 7-64. Related resources How to know a disk is MBR or GPT - Forum GPT 3TB hard drive "magically" changed to MBR - Forum What's the difference between MBR and GPT ? - Forum MBR to GPT - Seagate Barracuda ST3000DM001 3TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0 - Forum Switching HDDs while switching from MBR to GPT ( GPT booting issue) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Hawkeye22 a c 354 G Storage May 9, 2011 6:07:17 PM Waste of time. This is a duplicate topic. Please don't make duplictae posts. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/268934-32-disk Best solution COLGeek a c 85 G Storage May 9, 2011 6:25:23 PM Share Hawkeye22 said:Waste of time. This is a duplicate topic. Please don't make duplictae posts. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/268934-32-disk Cool beans, brudda! HOOAH!!! c553team May 9, 2011 6:29:28 PM Best answer selected by c553team. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/268934-32-disk Forum http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/268934-32-disk Forum Formatting new drive, MBR or GPT ? Forum Looking to secure raid 0 config, please help! Also on MBR and GPT ! Forum Program SSD 1 - MBR or GPT ?? Forum How to make the gpt hard disk into ntfs hard disk Forum Cloning GPT disk Forum How to set storage to from mbr to gpt Forum Do I want GPT vs MBR ? Forum Very confused regarding MBR , GPT UEFI Forum To see if hdd partition table is MBR or GPT Forum New windows on old SSD, MBR , EFI, GPT ?? Forum Would I have to format all of my HDDs if I move from MBR to GPT ? Forum 4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd Forum Removing disk from Iomega 3.5 external Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !