MDT format and partition issue RRS feed

  • Question

  • Why MDT CANNOT create extended partition in the step of Format and Parition?

    There is a Drop Down Arrow,but only option "Primary"

    • Edited by longgegeno1 Tuesday, September 1, 2015 7:30 AM edit
    Tuesday, September 1, 2015 7:29 AM


  • People still use these?  :-)

    We removed this support a while back because there was little interest in doing this, once "modern" OSes supported multiple primary partitions without any issue.

    With the move to UEFI systems and GPT disks, they aren't even supported any more. 

    -Michael Niehaus
    Senior Product Marketing Manager, Windows Deployment

    • Marked as answer by longgegeno1 Tuesday, September 1, 2015 8:55 AM
    Tuesday, September 1, 2015 8:16 AM