Dynamic disk created in error...how to remove

  1. Posts : 129
    Win 10 Pro 64bit - Build 18363.476 - Version 1909

    Dynamic disk created in error...how to remove

    Somehow unintentionally I created a dynamic disk partition on what was my boot drive but is now intended to be my documents and pictures folder drive.

    How do I get rid of the first dynamic partition and change it to a normal partition to store my 'Documents" & "Pictures" folders for the new Win 10 Pro drive C:

    Windows (Drive C ) is running fine.

    trying to set the default location for Pictures and Documents to the original (C) now drive (D)...want only 2 partitions when fixed - "Documents" and "Pictures"

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    64-bit Windows 11 Pro for Workstations

    Hello Tim, :)

    If you like, you may be able to use OPTION ONE in the tutorial below to convert the disk from dynamic to basic again without losing anything. I would recommend to backup anything you don't want to lose on that disk to be extra sage though.

    Convert a Dynamic Disk to a Basic Disk - Windows 7 Help Forums
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