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Which is better mbr or gpt for back up drive on windows 7 x64

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  • Windows 7
  • X64
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Last response: in Storage
October 2, 2011 1:46:20 PM

which is better mbr or gpt for a back up drive on windows 7 x64

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October 2, 2011 5:29:22 PM

If the drive is larger than 2TB, then you must use GPT.

If the drive is no larger than 2TB, then there's no reason to use GPT and you might as well stick with MBR since it has less chance of incompatibility with other systems.
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October 9, 2011 8:14:37 AM

Thanks, my drive is 2 terabytes 5900 rpm and for my back ups.
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