Should i put my OS on a separate partition? Tags: Partition Windows 7 Last response: December 22, 2012 3:00 PM in Windows 7 Share phenom01 December 22, 2012 2:21:40 PM I read that some people put their OS on a separate partition from their data. Are there any drawbacks to this? More about : put separate partition shanky887614 a b $ Windows 7 December 22, 2012 3:00:30 PM its a good idea, keeping it seperate from data means if you have a problem you can reformat the os partition, then reinstall and still have your data on the other partition m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Should I have my OS on a separate partition or drive? Forum Should I put MS apps on same partition as the OS? Forum Put Winbloze (Seven) on a separate partition? Forum SolvedWill I benefit from putting OS and Apps on separate SSD? Forum SolvedShould I install a second OS on a separate hard drive? Forum 2 separate ssd for os and apps or partition? Forum Separate partition for OS Forum Should I use a separate HDD partition? Forum SolvedShould i put the OS on Isolated SSD Forum Should i get separate faster hd for the os? Forum How to put an os on a partition Forum Solved2 HDD system, should I put OS on small slow HDD? Forum SolvedWhich HDD should I put OS on? Forum Should I put temp files on another partition or drive? Forum Solved1 partition shown as 2 separate Forum Should I store my PROGRAM FILES on my OS partition? Forum SolvedHow to format SSD into a separate partition? Forum SolvedRecovering an OS system image to SSD but programs are on separate drive? Forum SolvedCan I install my programs on a separate drive than the one the OS is on? Forum SolvedRe-Installing OS + keeping programs on separate media HDD Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !