Closed 2TB hardrive how should it be partition for Video up loads mainly. Tags: Western Digital Partition Video Computer Storage Last response: February 8, 2012 5:29 PM in Storage Share bosa February 7, 2012 5:22:02 PM I am installing a new hardrive on my dads computer a WD black 2TB drive I have yet to use a hard drive this big ever before and am wondering how I should partition it. Also he plan on up loading a lot of old videos on to the computer I am considering not partitioning it at all is this a good idea? I have not partition a hardrive is over 10 years so if there is anything I should really know that is new would be much appreciated. More about : 2tb hardrive partition video loads RealBeast a c 318 G Storage February 7, 2012 10:51:43 PM I would vote for not partitioning, no real advantage and just more places to search to find stored data. Score 0 Best solution omega21xx February 7, 2012 11:25:51 PM Unless you plan to install an OS on it don't worry about partitions. No real advantage unless you need them for a specific task, which just storing files wouldn't require a new partition. Share Related resources How should I set up a second hardrive? - Forum How should I back up 170 gb of video? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bosa February 8, 2012 2:24:56 AM Best answer selected by Bosa. Score 0 Mousemonkey February 8, 2012 5:29:26 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !