Windows 10: Windows wont let me delete partitions on my external drive.

Discus and support Windows wont let me delete partitions on my external drive. in Windows 10 Software and Apps to solve the problem; So I have a 1TB hard drive that i wanted to put into my laptop for more storage, I cloned all of the data and partitions onto it and put it into the... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Software and Apps' started by Leo computer guy, Sep 23, 2022 at 8:37 AM.

  1. Windows wont let me delete partitions on my external drive.


    So I have a 1TB hard drive that i wanted to put into my laptop for more storage, I cloned all of the data and partitions onto it and put it into the computer. Upon realising that is was exteremely slow, I took it out the laptop and put my old ssd back in. I wanted to delete all the partitions for the 1TB drive which is currently connected externally through a USB to SATA cable. I opened the disk manager and the EFI system partition and the recovery partition are still there. So i try to delete volume only to realised it is greyed out. How can i delete them?

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    Leo computer guy, Sep 23, 2022 at 8:37 AM
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