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The pattern is full

The pattern is full

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 10:18 am

When you boot your Windows Vista workstation, one of the disks is labeled “Foreign” in the Disk Management utilities. What does this mean?

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If traveling by airline, print the airline’s name and flight number.

If traveling by airline, print the airline’s name and flight number.

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 1:01 pm

When working with Windows Disk Management, you see that one of your disks is identified as a “Foreign Drive.” What is a foreign drive?

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CompTIA A+ 220-702: 2.3 – Managing Disks

CompTIA A+ 220-702: 2.3 – Managing Disks

Last modified on October 7th, 2019 at 2:09 pm

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.

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