Simple volume size Tags: Windows 7 Formatting HD Last response: October 1, 2012 6:19 PM in Windows 7 Share Slipper October 1, 2012 4:53:19 PM Formatting Ext. HD : What does this mean when you put a figure/quantity in the "Specify Volume size" window of Windows 7? The example on Utube is for a smaller external HD size than mine. Mines 1 TB. What is this for? What does it do? More about : simple volume size scout_03 a b $ Windows 7 October 1, 2012 6:14:15 PM look at this http://pcsupport.about.com/od/windows7/ht/format-hard-d... dingo07 a b $ Windows 7 October 1, 2012 6:19:14 PM it allows you to specify the actual size the Partition will be Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed help with simple volume size Forumchange volume size ForumRAID config with simple volumes ForumDeleted drive become free space , not able to create new simple volume ForumNew hard drive - New Simple Volume Wizard won't open ForumSimple To Primary Volume ForumFirst time setting up a slave drive, need simple instructions ForumSeagate external hard drive I can't initialize it or create new simple volume . . ForumMaster Volume shows in taskbar but won't show when clicked ForumSimple ,spanned,striped partition??? Forum3 arrays ( volume ) or more? ForumResize dynamic system volume on Windows Server 2003 ForumAdd new partition to Raid 1 Volume ForumHow to create simple volume on new hard drive ForumSimple volume disaster ForumWhat is a simple volume Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumHelp setting specific window size's and locations on desktop. ForumPci simple communications controller windows 7 ForumColumn and row font size More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !