[CentOS] (no subject)

Tue Jun 9 06:37:44 UTC 2015
michael wright <michael_j.w09 at hotmail.com>

 Hi Fred sounds like you know  what your doing for sure 
this is my harddrive My C: Dive NTFS 1.13TB Used 45.74GB Unused 1.09 TB System Primary 
do I need to to create two partitions one for the bootdual and the other for centos just asking that's all. if I wish to use 500 GB how do I put that into a volume mike
> Date: Mon, 8 Jun 2015 21:24:17 -0400
> From: fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us
> To: centos at centos.org
> Subject: Re: [CentOS] (no subject)
> On Mon, Jun 08, 2015 at 05:32:05PM -0700, John R Pierce wrote:
> > On 6/8/2015 5:21 PM, michael wright wrote:
> > >Hi I am running windows 7 professional and the lastest centos7 x86 now if I wish to partition the hard since I have 2TB harddrive what volume would I need to set that at many thanks mike
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > windows 7 defaults to creating a partition on the entire disk and
> > leaving no free unpartitioned space.   that leaves you with nowhere
> > to install anything else.
> > 
> that's not hard to fix with the gparted live CD. 
> 1. boot windows, defrag the partition(s).
> 2. shut down windows.
> 3. boot gparted live
> 4. in my experience the "main" windows partition is nearest the end,
>    so using gparted, shrink it enough to leave adequate space for
>    Centos. I won't go into how to use gparted, it's not hard, so you
>    can surely figure it out (I did!:)
> 5. boot windows and let it do its thing with "repairing" the disk.
> 6. run your Centos installer, being sure NOT to let it mess with
>    your windows partition(s).
> 7. see my other note about how to get it to dual boot with windows.
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