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How to partition a hard drive?

By enemyever ·
Hello, guys, I know you are all warmhearted, and I am confident that you will give me the best answer!
Recently, I found that my WIN7 is running more and more slowly, and I was told that the hard drive is filled with the data and rubbish, I really don't know how to deal with it, and I am not a computer expert. Is there anybody can help me? Or can you give me some advice about the operation?
I have searched on the internet, Partition Assistant can do this. Guidelines on <a href="http://www.extend-partition.com/resource/how-to-partition-a-hard-drive.html">how to partition a hard drive</a> by Creating, Deleting, Formatting and Resizing Partition--I have read this related detail article, and get the information about the operation, how do you think this, I want to connect some people's advice and want to share this with you all, thanks in advance.

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You "really" don't know how to deal with it

by santeewelding In reply to How to partition a hard d ...

But, you know how to use the a-tag?

I'm not clicking on it. I'm making a summary judgment.

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by JackOfAllTech In reply to How to partition a hard d ...

Pick up a copy of the Yellow Pages (or 411.com) and find a local PC shop to take care of this for you. You obviously have no idea how your computer works and you'd only make things worse.

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Larger Drive

by TheChas In reply to How to partition a hard d ...

Well, as stated, you are apt to be best off taking your computer to a local repair shop and either having them clean your hard drive, install a new larger hard drive, or both.

Programs like Partition Assistant can help you change the size of existing partitions on a hard drive that has multiple partitions. However, I don't think that changing partition sizes is the correct fix for you, and might not be possible.

Is it a safe assumption that you upgraded a Windows Vista system to Windows 7? That is the best explanation for why your drive is full and your system is sluggish.

If you bought a new Windows 7 system and it is full, you most likely have a serious mal-ware infestation.

Start by backing up, or having your files backed up.
Bring your disks and license keys to the repair shop and have them install everything onto a clean new hard drive.
Talk with them, and determine the level of anti-virus and anti-mal-ware software you need to protect your system.


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by enemyever In reply to Larger Drive

So, thank you for your kindhearted.

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