how can i partition my new laptop harddrive ? i just received my new laptop and it is only having one drive c:, another one is for backup. i want to allocate 100 Gb to c: and remaining 400 gb to 2 new partitoins d: and e:
You can do that directly from the windows installation. There is a disk paritioning tool available when installing any version of windows. If you're not planning to reinstall Windows you can download a disk partitioning tool and do the same.
you can not use disk management to extend your C without data loss, use disk management you have to delete your D partition (If the D: is next to C: on the right side), So you can use 3rd party freeware to extend C:, you can learn this post: http://www.forumswindows8.com/aomei-partition-software/...