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How to Check Which Partition Table Your Disk Is Using

Option One: Use the Disk Management Tool
What’s the Difference Between GPT and MBR When Partitioning a Drive?
You can view this information in the DIsk Management tool incldued with Windows. To access it,
right-click the Start menu or press Windows Key+X and select “Disk Management.” You can
also press Windows Key+R to open the Run dialog, type “diskmgmt.msc” into the box, and
press Enter.
Locate the disk you want to check in the Disk Management window. Right-click it and select
Select “Hardware” tab, then select properties, volumes tab, then click populates.
On the Partition style : MBR or GPT

Convert GPT to MBR with Diskpart
In some technology or computer forum, some technicians give some advice that convert GPT to MBR
with Diskpart, which is run by program code. The specific steps are following below:

Enter system installing interface by using Win 7 disc or USB hard drive boot. and then press
“Shift”+”F10” to open the command prompt.

Input “Diskpart” (do not input quotation mark, the following as well), and then press “Enter”to
enter operating interface.

Input “list disk”: to check hard disk properties. Pay more attention to capacity of hard disk to
select. Usually, disk 0 is hard disk, and disk 1 is the usb dirve where wins 7 install.

Input “select disk 0”: to select disk 0 as the disk that is operating.

Input “clean”: to clean up current hard disk’s partition.

Input “convert mbr”: to convert GPT into MBR.

Input “create partition primary size = 102400”: to create the size of primary partition.

Input “format fs = ntfs quick”: to format disk to NTFS quickly.

Input “exit”: to finish operating.

Input “exit”: to shut down the command prompt.

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