GPT documentation still incorrect

Discussion in 'Windows 64bit' started by Juan Jansen, Aug 19, 2005.

  1. Juan Jansen

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    Juan Jansen, Aug 19, 2005
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    Rick Guest

    They support GPT as additional drives only. Neither x86 nor x64 support
    GPT as a boot disk.

    Juan Jansen wrote:
    > Hi,
    >
    > I've mentioned this also a few times, and i hope that it will be adressed
    > this time...
    >
    > The following links on
    > http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/system/platform/64bit/default.mspx still have
    > incomplete infomation about GPT.
    >
    > These 2 docs, only refer to IA GPT, while x86 and x64 now also supports it.
    >
    > http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/device/storage/GPT-64bit.mspx
    > http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/device/storage/GPT_FAQ.mspx
    >
    > Those 2 docs should be UPDATED accordingly...
    >
    > Greetings
    >
    > Juan Jansen
    >
     
    Rick, Aug 19, 2005
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  3. Hello Juan,
    I have answered this in the past.
    See the following link for x64
    http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/device/storage/GPT-on-x64.mspx
    Thanks,
    Darrell Gorter[MSFT]

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    Darrell Gorter[MSFT], Aug 19, 2005
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    Juan Jansen Guest

    Hi Darrell,

    But what about the GPT FAQ....

    Isn't this a general FAQ? should this not be updated to have links to x64
    relations?

    Greetings

    Juan Jansen
    ""Darrell Gorter[MSFT]"" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Hello Juan,
    > I have answered this in the past.
    > See the following link for x64
    > http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/device/storage/GPT-on-x64.mspx
    > Thanks,
    > Darrell Gorter[MSFT]
    >
    > This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights
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    Juan Jansen, Aug 20, 2005
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