Which is better mbr or gpt for back up drive on windows 7 x64 Tags: Hard Drives Windows 7 X64 Storage Last response: October 9, 2011 8:14 AM in Storage Share eddiebaney_77 October 2, 2011 1:46:20 PM which is better mbr or gpt for a back up drive on windows 7 x64 More about : mbr gpt back drive windows x64 sminlal a c 209 $ Windows 7 a c 415 G Storage 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. m 0 l eddiebaney_77 October 9, 2011 8:14:37 AM Thanks, my drive is 2 terabytes 5900 rpm and for my back ups. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources MBR or GPT is corupted whit Windows 8 x64 solution SolvedCan I clone from MBR to GPT Hard Drive & Boot from GPT at start up with Dell Dimension 9200 (XPS410)? solution Solvedcopy windows 7 install from mbr disk to gpt disc solution Which one is better. MBR or GPT? solution Can I convert a MBR to GPT drive in Windows 8.1 Pro solution SolvedHow to install Windows 7 x64 in GPT mode? solution How to convert a boot up MBR drive to GPT? Forum Can't install x64 on GPT/NTFS drive. Have UEFI mobo. What's up? solution Windows 7 x64 cannot be installed on GPT partition style solution SolvedPartition 1/2 the drive to back up OS X 10.6.8 & 1/2 for Windows 7? solution Solvedback up to external hard drive in windows 7? solution Windows vista x64 or 7 x64 bit? Which is better 4 gaming? Forum SolvedUnable to detect Hitachi Deskstar 2TB drive in Windows 7 x64 solution I hve a Windows 7 Home Premium computer whose MBR is corrupt. How would I create a new MBR if I cannot access the c drive on solution Windows 7 cant access info on GPT hard drive solution I cannot boot to windows 7 on my back up hard drive Forum SolvedWindows 7 X64 freezes up after few minutes of use! solution I just got windows 7 and when I was installing it an error came up saying "The selected disk has an MBR partition table. On EF solution SolvedLITE-ON LH-20A1L locks up windows 7 x64 with blank disc solution SolvedHow do I install windows 7 onto a new hard drive without cd or DVD but I have the product key on the back of my old laptop bec solution More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !