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Why hp envy won't let me partion on their 1tb hd

Hi to whom it may concern i bought my son a hp envy 15 x360 convertible pc 15-u011dx laptop at bestbuy last month for his homework. my friend and i wanted to do a partition on hard drive and we uses easeus and paragon software to do partition on his hard drive and for some reason they won't let us do so we can put 2 operating system on his laptop. and also why the new laptops don't have optical drives neither. so is all the new laptops won't even let you touch their hd so can't split the them in half. right now the new laptop is running windows 8.l want to change it windows 7 more easier then windows 8 all those corner keep popping up. thanx.

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I would use windows to partition the drive. Type computer management into the start search box, select disk management and change the hdd size by reducing it and then format the new drive.

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The simplest way would be to reformat as NTFS. Use the advance options to delete and re-create partions.

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