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How do I delete all partitions on USB in Windows 7?

I am trying to encrypt an entire USB drive with Truecrypt 7.1a. But as long as there is a partition it will only encrypt that. This will make it appear like the USB is full instead of completely ...
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How to maximize hidden OS disk space

I have a 500GB hard drive, I wanted to put a hidden OS on it using truecrypt. I want the hidden OS to have as much disk space available as possible. I want the decoy OS to have less space. I made 2 ...
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Dual boot Windows 8 x2 with truecrypt

For now i have that configuration: SSD - partition C - Windows 8 (unencrypted) RAID0 (2x500GB HDD) partition D - Data - encrypted with TrueCrypt. I want to make something like that: SSD - ...
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TrueCrypt encrypted my hard drive and THEN warned that the drive letter will change

My laptop is broken, and I have to give it to a service tech soon. Unfortunately, I can not easily take off the hard drive with this model, it's deep inside. So I am frantically looking for ways to ...
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Debian installation on T60 (WD AFdrive + FDE wanted)

I recently bought a new WesternDigital drive (WD7500BPKT - 750 GB, advanced format drive = 4KB sectors instead of 512B) and I'd like to install Debian on it (never did it before). To keep some ...
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backup complete TC Volume to external drive. Bootable USB Tool

In the 90ies I used Norton Ghost to back up entire Volumes of my PC to external USB drives. (Ghost on a bootable CD. No fancy shadow copy magic while running under Windows). It saved me more than ...
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Can random data from a wipe or encryption of a full drive result in fake partitions appearing in the MBR? [closed]

QUESTION : Can the apparently "random"-ish data written to a full drive (not just a partition) during a random "wipe" or encryption be somehow interpreted by the computer as having a "valid" MBR ...
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Partition Magic 8 made TrueCrypt partition invisible

Partition Magic 8 took a dump on my TrueCrypt partition... and I let it happen! And now I am left with cleaning up the mess. In short, my encrypted partition is now invisible. TestDisk analysis says ...
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Cannot mount TrueCrypt volume

I encrypted a 800GB partition on my 1TB hard drive. The process completed successfully. But, now when I mount the drive it asks me to format it. I cannot open it. I have 600GB of data and I am not ...
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487 views

Move boot partition from TrueCrypt to new drive?

I have a laptop with a 500 GB HDD. The C partition takes up almost all the drive. Have 2-3 other small partitions for manufacturer recovery software or system stuff; these came with the laptop. The C ...
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Partitioning hard drive from Windows XP-SP3 installation manager

Planning to do a fresh install of Windows XP-SP3 and normally I just delete the current partition via the installation manager and create a new partition, but I just started using a TrueCrypt ...
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Truecrypt and hidden volumes [closed]

I would like to know the opinion of some users using (or not) the hidden volume encryption feature of Truecrypt. Personally until now I never used this feature: on Windows I encrypt the system drive ...
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Installing Windows on an encrypted drive

Is it possible to install Windows on an already encrypted drive? Or do I need to decrypt it first, install Windows again on a partition and then recrypt it? I just need to install some tracking ...
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TrueCrypt System Favorite Volume doesn't mount automatically on boot

I've encrypted my system partition using TrueCrypt and I've read that I can mount my encrypted data partition (TrueCrypt volume) on boot by making it a "System Favorite" and giving it the same ...
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Encrypting two partitions using TrueCrypt

Is it possible to encrypt both the windows system partition and a data partition, without encrypting the whole harddisk, using truecrypt? It's because the haddisk has other partitions with Fedora ...
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Is it possible to resize TrueCrypt partitions?

When I installed Ubuntu on my laptop, I created a large partition on the hard drive to encrypt with TrueCrypt. Turns out I'm not using the amount of space I thought I would be for encrypting data, and ...
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Criteria for low disk space warning on XP?

According to this article, it says the low disk space warning appears when there is less than 200MB of disk space. However, I find this not to be the case. Two test examples: 1) I create a 3GB ...
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Deleted an encrypted partition in windows 7. Anyone to undo the deletion?

I had a virus on my windows 7 laptop and had to reinstall windows 7. I had a seperate partition (D:) that I had encrypted with truecrypt and I had it set up where the partition wouldn't immediately ...
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405 views

detect the presence of a TrueCrypt volume inside a partition

I don't remember if I have create a (not-hidden) TrueCrypt volume in one of my partitions and copied some files there. I've tried my usual password but it does not work. So, before reformatting such ...
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Truecrypt volume header damaged after each reboot

I am currently setting up my new Dell XPS 15 notebook and created a truecrypt volume (partition) on my harddisk, the OS is preinstalled Win 7 Home Premium. After reboot, Truecrypt wants to auto mount ...
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Truecrypt + Windows 7 100MB partition corrupt [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Truecrypt + Windows 7 100MB partition corrupt Hi, I've got a problem. I have a new SSD where I installed W7 Ultimate. However my other drive (HDD) had W7 Ultimate with ...
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Truecrypt + Windows 7 100MB partition corrupt

I've got a problem. I have a new SSD where I installed W7 Ultimate. However my other drive (HDD) had W7 Ultimate with Truecrypt (Entire System Drive). Sadly the first 100MB of this disk has now ...
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Truecrypt and Dell Recovery Partition

I used Truecrypt to do a full disk encryption of my C:\ drive. Now I want boot into the Dell Recovery Partition (Ctrl+F11) to do a full system restore. However, I can't get into the Dell Recovery ...
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Resize a TrueCrypt Partition? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Expand TrueCrypt volume on Mac OS How is it possible to resize a partition encrypted with TrueCrypt without corrupting the data ?
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Encrypting partition/volume using TrueCrypt

I'd like to password protect an existing partition on my mac using TrueCrypt. I selected the partition using "Select Device", but I'm not sure what exactly is the process, can someone please tell me ...