PartitionMagic Trouble

By morpheus
Nov 6, 2005
  1. I recently installed Linux as a dualboot system on my machine. I partitioned the space for Linux using Partition Magic 8.0. When I completed the Linux installation and I went back to Windows to open PartitionMagic, I got the following error message:

    Init 117

    Partition's drive letter cannot be identified

    What does this mean? How do I fix it?

  2. gbhall

    gbhall TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,431   +77

    More info required

    Please be more precise about when the error message appears ?

    prevents you from booting into windows?
    after Windows starts but when using explorer?
    on starting Partition Magic in Windows?
  3. Samstoned

    Samstoned TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,018

    int,, probably means you are booting to the linux OS??
    when you made partition did you give it a drive letter?
    you should go back boot to windows
    can you see the partiton??
    drive letter??
    does partiton magic have a boot manager
    does sound like corrupt linux boot loader
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