I have an Inspiron 1520 and I would like to upgrade the hard drive. In the process, I'd like to keep the diagnostic and media direct partitions. I currently have the following partitions:
I noticed that Dell has a 750G HD that should be great for this machine. Before I order a hard drive, I'd like to know the process I need to go through to get all these partitions set up properly. I have three options:
Is a checklist of steps available to follow to be sure that the right things are done in the right sequence?
You cannot clone the Media Direct partition - you must install that on a new drive from the MediaDirect CD.