2 Hard Drives?

By BlessTheFall
Nov 7, 2007
  1. Under "Computer" on my acer computer i have 2 different hard drives. One named "ACER (C: )" and the other one named "DATA (D: )" What is the difference between these 2? Also, my "ACER (C: )" is getting full and i only have about 2 GB free out of 70. When this gets full will my computer aumtomaticly start saving things on my other hard drive? My "DATA (D: ) hard drive has 70.1 Gb free out of 70.4 so theres bassicly nothing saved on here.


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  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    Is it a pc or a laptop?

    If its a lappy then its probably 2 partitions on the same hard drive and software like partition magic can adjust the partition sizes.

    If its a pc with 2 hard drives then you will have to move stuff from one drive to the other as windows will not begin writing to one drive when the other is full.
  3. BlessTheFall

    BlessTheFall TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Its a laptop. I heard partition magic can't run under windows vista though. is this true?
  4. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    No idea, i use xp.
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