Create Hard-Disk Partitions during Windows Deployment

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2


This content applies to Windows 7. For Windows 8 content, see Windows Deployment with the Windows ADK.

This section describes how to create hard-disk partitions.

In Windows® 7 and Windows Server® 2008 R2, you can use multiple disk partitions to take advantage of features such as BitLocker and recovery partitions. See these topics for instructions on creating your partitions.

In This Section

Create BIOS-based Hard-Disk Partitions by Using Windows SIM

Create UEFI-based Hard-Disk Partitions by Using Windows SIM

See Also


Understanding Disk Partitions
Understanding BitLocker Drive Encryption
Deploy a System Recovery Image