Disk Management in DX8100 shows a new storage drive as GPT protective partition.
Pelco Video Management
- DX8100 Series
GPT partitions are not supported in Windows XP.
To format a GPT protection partition in DX8100 with Windows XP follow these steps:
Open Command window (Start > Run > cmd).
- In the cmd window type > diskpart.
- Verify the list with your disks shows the total number of disk(s).
Select the appropriate disk number for your disk as shown in the disk list.
Example: disk 0, Partition 1, Volume 3, or volume C
- Example: disk 0, Partition 1, Volume 3, or volume C
- Type the clean disk command to erase all information on the disk (type > clean).
- Tap the ENTER button.
NOTE: For further information on the Diskpart command, review the following article at Microsoft's website
NOTE: After completing this process please follow the steps in Lessons Learned Article #13663.