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Windows 8.1 - Won't boot (0xc000000f), bcdedit fails

I’m pretty much stuck at this point. So, backstory: Windows was installed on one of the SSDs currently in my tower. I bought a new SSD to install Windows (8.1 64 bit) on. Windows installation went ...
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Partition does not have a volume

When I run DiskPart, I have a Disk 0 and a Disk 1. On Disk 0 there are 3 partitions. Partition 3 has a size of 238 GB. When I run List Volume there is not a matching volume with a size of 238 GB. ...
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How to parition disk containing OS using DISKPART?

I have a single HDD. All of the storage space is used for C drive now, i.e. everything is as it was out-of-the-box. I want to split up the storage space to create three drives D, E and F using ...
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Diskpart cannot see some of the volumes in Windows 8

I have a dsik with lots of volumes on it that I need to delete from it automatically. I use diskpart to first get a list of all volumes (detail disk), and then decide (from their properties) which ...
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778 views

Safely remove a USB drive using bat file [duplicate]

I would like to be able to programmatically safely remove a USB drive, given a drive letter. This is actually to be implemented in an application, but I figured that if it can be done using a batch ...
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2answers
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How to undo 'create partition primary' command of diskpart

I was trying to recover my pendrive as it was showing 0 bytes allocated space, and I came across some information about using the diskpart command to format it. For the worse I selected a wrong ...
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1answer
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DiskPart Align Minimum Value

Typically, when the create partition command is invoked, there's a default alignment of 1024, at least for the Windows 7 version. Say these commands were issued. select disk 0 clean convert gpt ...
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Windows 7 Installation Drive Letter Assignment

Windows 7 defaults to assigning the letter C: to the primary partition if you let windows 7 handle a raw volume. However, assuming there are no optical/floppy drives, would it be possible to use ...
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1answer
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Unable to CD into volumes [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using cd Command in Windows Command Line, Can't Navigate to D:\ After using diskpart to create T:\ I can't actually cd into T:\ When I try cd T:\ It does ...
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Not able to partition C:\ Drive as per needs in Windows 7

I am trying to partition my c drive into 2 drives. My c drive has 412 GB free of 450 GB. I wish to participate as 30 GB: 382 GB. But when i try to shrink volume (by going through My Computer --> ...
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1answer
2k views

meaning of disk offline/online

What exactly does it mean to place a disk offline or online (re diskpart command)? Is this the same thing as mount/unmount?
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How to mount an NTFS partition read-only in Windows?

I feel like this is a really simple and fundamental function that Windows should have, but so far Google has been telling me it isn't possible. How can I mount an NTFS partition read-only in Windows? ...
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No FORMAT command in DISKPART

I'm trying to get a bootable external USB drive, from which to install Server 2008 R2, but all the online help I find includes a FORMAT comment in the DISKPART session. My diskpart displays a list of ...