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the best setting for partitioning my internal 1tb hard drive

Mar 15, 2011
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What is the best setting for partitioning my internal 1tb hard drive for video editing purpose? should i divide it into 3

i am using
MAC 0S X version 10.6.8
Processor 3.2 GHz intel core i3
Memory 4gb 13333 MHz DDR3
and i am using
FCP X for video editing

my idea is
200 for OS
300 for the softwares
500 for the files


200 for os
250 for the softwares
300 for my own personal files
250 for the raw files


I see no reason to partition the drive at all. Maybe -- perhaps -- one partition for video projects and the rest for the OS and software (which need to be together on the same partition).

Hope you have a good backup system in place!

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