Can partitioning boost performance?

  Mr Confused 21:31 04 Jan 2006
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A friend of mine has partitioned his internal hard drive so that he has a 3 partitions. It is partitioned in to three categories: -

1) Windows and System Files
2) Software and Applications
3) Music/Movies & Downloads

My question therefore is this, does such a setup actually pose any benefits? For example, would I expect to receive any benefits in performance?

  VoG II 21:33 04 Jan 2006

I cannot see the advantage, in terms of performance or anything else, of partitioning a modern hard drive.

  De Marcus™ 21:48 04 Jan 2006

Agreed.

  GANDALF <|:-)> 22:11 04 Jan 2006

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