1.    05 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : May 2015
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    Windows 10 64 Bit

    Reserved Partition Error


    I want to bounce this off you before move ahead.
    I'm getting the Reserved Partion error when I try to install Win 10 on my Wn 7 rig.

    My SSD is an EVO 500
    partitions are
    Data 100MB
    C: 419GB
    Unallocated 46.58GB - this is my Over Provision Partition.

    I guess I need need to increase my Data Partition to about 350MB. I want to use Minni Partition Wizard.
    Should I Reduce the Front End of my C partition? And use that space to grow the Data Partition?
    From my research, I Think I got it right.
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  2.    05 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
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    Windows 10 Pro X64 16299.19

    Post a screenshot of a full screen Disk Management window.

    To open Disk Management, press Windows key+r, type diskmgmt.msc and press Enter or click GO. Make it full screen. Expand the fields as necessary so everything can be seen.

    Windows 10: How to Take a Screenshot in Windows 10
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  3.    05 Aug 2015 #3
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  4.    05 Aug 2015 #4
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    Thanks, Yes, what you proposed is what you need to do. Might even go to 500MB though 350MB should be enough.
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  5.    05 Aug 2015 #5
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    Thanks. Didn't want mess with my C partition without advice.
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  6.    05 Aug 2015 #6
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    It work! After re-boot Windows went right to Win 10 download.
    Just waiting on the 2.6 GB down load to complete.
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  7.    05 Aug 2015 #7
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    Good luck!
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