Windows 10: Win 10 latest update has created an extra drive partion.

Discus and support Win 10 latest update has created an extra drive partion. in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; OK so I received the update on my clean install of win 10 on my split Intel NVME SSD. Just went to do a Macrium image backup and discovered that the... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by aldel, Nov 14, 2015.

  1. aldel Win User

    Win 10 latest update has created an extra drive partion.


    OK so I received the update on my clean install of win 10 on my split Intel NVME SSD. Just went to do a Macrium image backup and discovered that the update has created an extra partition on my drive. Although small it is stealing space from my second partition that I save the backups to. I also have some extra files on C: as shown.

    Win 10 latest update has created an extra drive partion. [​IMG]

    Win 10 latest update has created an extra drive partion. [​IMG]
    To regain space what files can I delete? Can I restore the extra partition without damaging windows. Do I need to include the extra small partition with C: for a Macrium backup to be able to restore if anything gets screwed?
    I was expecting the update to just update the C:/ drive.

    Thanks

    :)
     
    aldel, Nov 14, 2015
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  2. Disk partition

    Bought a new DELL Inspiron laptop with windows 10. It has only one partion C drive. Like to create two more partition like D and E drives. Please help
     
    K SATISHNAIR, Nov 14, 2015
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  3. How to install windows 10 Iso on a clean os computer

    By mistakely I did not partitioned the hard disc using the windows 7 os and booted to install windows 10 Iso.

    It showed some of hard disc partions I deleted all others expect the system one and the other which was free

    I clicked the that was free partion and during installation it showed they cannot create an extra partion.

    I restarted the computer,

    windows 7 gone

    CAN ANY ONE HELP ME
     
    Vinayak Vijay, Nov 14, 2015
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  4. BunnyJ New Member

    Win 10 latest update has created an extra drive partion.

    BunnyJ, Nov 14, 2015
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