My C Hard drive is a simple volume and will not split.
Wondering if i can format or change my C drive to a primary partition (so it will split) or if i can install ubuntu straight onto my C Drive and keep Windows 7.
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Go to computer management. Right right click on the partition, and choose shrink. That will let you make room on your drive.
You will then get a box asking you how much space you want to shrink. Choose the amount that you like, and click on Shrink.