Posted on 2008-11-15
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
What are the reasons for using GPT instead of MBR as partition style for disks in Windows Vista environments?
Question by:mranders
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    If your partition will be over 2TB than you'll have to use GPT, MBR supports up to 2TB.  You can also have many primary partitions with GPT.  

    The FAQ I use most often for this is

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    Hi this post explains it well and has some good links too


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