Partitioning, or splitting a single physical hard drive into multiple logical drives, has pros and cons. I’ll look at those, and make a recommendation. by Leo A. Notenboom https://askleo.com/4319 #askleo #partition Related Posts What are the Pros and Cons of Web-based Email Over Desktop Email? - Web-based and downloaded email both have significant advantages and disadvantages. Which is right for you depends on many things. How can I share a single WiFi connection across multiple devices? - I have a rant about hotels that nickel and dime you on an internet connection. Fortunately, there might be something that you can do about it. Does Having Multiple Partitions Shorten My Hard Disk’s Life? - Hard drives get laid out in fairly complex ways. Second-guessing how your disk heads move as part of a decision whether to use multiple partitions is not really a practical way to save a hard drive from failure. Can I Combine Two Drives into One? - You can put whatever you want on your new computer; it's just a matter of transferring the data and organizing it!