Your backup process involves a copy machine

Which of these Windows-exclusive disk types support striping and mirroring?


B) Extended partitions

C) Foreign drives

D) Dynamic disks

E) Disks are so old school. Everyone is moving to ink and paper.

The answer: D) Dynamic disks

Windows basic disk storage provides standard functionality. If you need advanced features, then you need to configure your storage as dynamic disks.

Want to know more? Watch “Managing Disks.”

When you add a new hard drive into a Windows system, you’re faced with a large number of partition options, disk status information, and drive options. In this video, you’ll learn the differences in partition types, how to add or modify Windows disks, and how to use the powerful Windows Disk Management utility.