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Old 07-27-2005, 02:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default XP install for gaming

Hello. This is my first time posting here but I have been browsing the forums for a while.
Well I just built my new rig (in sig) and now I am going to install windows. Well this box is going to be mostly for gaming and apps, and I was wondering what would be the best way to partition my one hard drive (going to pick up another one a little later on) for gaming?
I have another older box that will be for downloading and storing mp3's and such.

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Old 07-27-2005, 02:09 PM   #2 (permalink)
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swap file first

I'm not sure windows allows this so swap file right after window system files.

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Old 07-27-2005, 02:23 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Thanks Tyler
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