I usually use a hard disk manager to partition a new drive that I buy. I did so after building my new computer. Itís not really necessary anymore these days but I personally prefer different partitions for a better overview. The Paragon Hard Disk Manager 8.0 Special Edition can partition hard drives but provides other features like backing up and restoring partitions, moving and resizing partitions and creating recovery disks.
A UK based magazine (“Computer Active”) has teamed up with Paragon to give away their Hard Disk Manager 8 suite. (free)
Simply fill out the information HERE and they will send a registration code and serial number for the software.
You can download the software HERE or HERE or HERE.
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Download User/Owners Manual HERE
Read a basic review of the product HERE