Creating disk partitions

Article:HOWTO63373  |  Created: 2011-12-15  |  Updated: 2011-12-15  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO63373
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Creating disk partitions

You can use Partition Disk option to create partitions on your disk.

Before you perform a scripted OS installation, your drive must have partitions.

See About OS Files installation.

The drive that you want to partition must not contain any previous partitions on it. If the drive was previously used and contains partitions, you can use the Erase Disk task to delete those partitions.

See Erasing a Disk.

To create disk partitions

  1. In the Symantec Management console, from the Manage menu select Jobs and tasks.

  2. On the right pane, right-click Jobs and tasks and select New > Task.

  3. On the Create new task page, select Partition Disk.

  4. Specify a name for the task on the first field.

  5. Click Add.

  6. On the Add Partition dialog box, select and enter the required information and click OK.

    See About the Partition Disk task.

  7. On the Create New Task page, click OK.

See About Install Windows OS task

See About Install Linux OS task


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