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What is Master Boot Record (MBR) ?

Master Boot Record is the information stored in the first sector (cylinder 0, head 0) of a disk, which contains primary bootloader, which is a 512 byte image. 147 mots de plus


Microsoft MDT: moving from BIOS to UEFI

If you have a Windows box and are trying to convert MBR/BIOS installs to GPT/UEFI installs on ‘class 2’ systems, you might want to read this: 40 mots de plus


« MBR2GPT.EXE converts a disk from Master Boot Record (MBR) to GUID Partition Table (GPT) partition style without modifying or deleting data on the disk. The tool is designed to be run from a Windows Preinstallation Environment (Windows PE) command prompt, but can also be run from the full Windows 10 operating system (OS).[…] » 26 mots de plus

Disk 1 is MBR (Convert to GPT Disk is grayed out)

Disk 1 has two volumes (2048 GB NTFS and 743.87 GB Unallocated).   First volume can’t be extended (grayed out) because Disk 1 was created with MBR disk. 34 mots de plus


iDRAC 7 Enterprise - Storage Overview

Disk 1 created as GPT (GUID Partition Table) partition, greater than 2 TB.


Partitioning hard disk drives for BIOS-MBR, BIOS-GPT and UEFI-GPT in Linux


This post was prompted by recent threads in the Gentoo Linux Forums such as the following: