Dynamic disk(s) are not supported by this operating system


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Dynamic disk(s) are not supported by this operating system or server configuration.
Dynamic disks are not supported on clusters.

HP Laptops have 4 drives in original factory condition

– SYSTEM
– C Drive (Windows)
– D Drive (Recovery)
– HP_TOOLS

Windows 7 Home supports only 4 drives

Make sure you have 3 partitions before creating 4th 😉

So first you need to create recovery disks using Recovery Media Creation

 

Recovery Media Creation

Take 5 DVDs for recovery process

 

Recovery Manager

then you can delete D drive

 

HP G62 Laptop with D Recovery Drive

 

Now you have 3 drives …

Partition After Deleting D Drive

 

Try Shrink Volume now 😉

Shrink Volume

 

Drive Size

 

Unallocated Volume

Format and assign drive letter

 

Create New Volume

 

Format New Volume

 

Format New Volume

 

Format Done :)

 

Finally you have D Drive ready

New D Drive Created

 

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