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 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPut Winbloze (Seven) on a separate partition ? ForumShould I put MS apps on same partition as the OS ? ForumSeparate partition for OS ForumShould I get a separate SSD for OS ? ForumWhere to put Operating Systems, Page File & games on separate drives Forum2 HDD system, should I put OS on small slow HDD? Forum2 separate ssd for os and apps or partition ? ForumPlacing the Page/Swap file on a separate partition ForumSeparate OS 's ForumDo I need a separate Partition for Page File? ForumReliable win7 on SSD? What to put on separate drive? ForumShould I store my PROGRAM FILES on my OS partition ? Forumseparate partition ForumOS and games on separate HDDs? ForumIs it recommended to have a separate HDD for OS ? ForumRAID0 (SATA). Separate HD for OS (WinXP) desirable? ForumWindow 7 this copy is not genuine ForumHow much should Windows 7 be? Forum[Solved] Mp3 hipstreet crossfade has no instructions in manual for charging. 8 hrs later, ForumI hav deleted my 100 GB hard disk partition using disk mangement tools how can i More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !