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I just completed a computer build, and I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on the 250GB Samsung SSD that I will be using to boot both Ubuntu and Windows 7. I would like to put some other programs on the SSD, and use my 2TB Seagate for the rest of my files.

When I try booting Windows 7 from the CD I created from the .iso, it starts off fine and walks me through the beginning of the installation process until it asks me where I would like Windows to be installed. It lists both my SSD and my HDD, but says Windows can't be installed on my SSD because it's not the right format, which I believe needs to be NTFS.

I'm not very familiar with creating and managing partitions on drives, but I saw that one could do so by using gparted. Unfortunately I have very limited wireless access, so I was wondering if I could do the same through the terminal.

So first off, I would like to know how to create a new partition on my SSD, and how to format it so that I could install Windows 7 on it. And if you could give me information on how to make all other files automatically save to the HDD by default, and how to save specific programs onto the SSD, that would be much appreciated.

Thanks in advance

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