Is it neccessary to format before partition Tags: Drivers Partition Format Windows 8 Last response: January 4, 2013 1:03 PM in Windows 8 Share shah saud January 4, 2013 12:59:30 PM i have 2 do partition of my c drive into 4 drive.... is it necessary to first format my c drive More about : neccessary format partition 06yfz450ridr January 4, 2013 1:03:53 PM no but you can create 3 more volumes using disk management as long as you shrink your c drive first to make room for the other 3 drives m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat must i do before formating system partition. Forum Is System Reserved partition of windows is neccessary ?? Forum SolvedCannot find windows partition with GRUB from Linux Format. Forum SolvedHDD Shows in Bios, sort of shows in Windows 7, can't format, partition, or install OS. Forum SolvedCan I just format Partition with Ubuntu? Forum SolvedI can't Format/Delete a Partition! Forum SolvedCannot format the first created partition on HDD and cannot install OS Forum Solvedhow can i format my hard drive before i install a oem windows 7 Forum SolvedWindows 7 cannot install to partition of the gpt format Forum SolvedWindows could not format a partition and bootmgr not found - Windows 7 Installation issues Forum SolvedRAW HDD partition unformattable, no need to recover data just format. Forum SolvedDual booted Windows 7 (first install) and Windows 8 on SSD. Can I simply format Windows 7 partition? Forum SolvedFormat SSD before clean Windows 8 install? Forum SolvedIt says I need to format disk in drive _ before I can use it. How do I get my data back? Forum SolvedDo you have to format and partition a hard drive on a reinstalled operating system Forum SolvedNeed to format the disk before you can use it! Forum SolvedI can't format and so my partition! Forum Partition can't be accessed, need to format? but I can see it from old boot drive Forum SolvedDo you need to format a new primary hdd before installing windows? Forum SolvedFormat HDD before installing new Mobo/CPU? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !