If anyone can give me some advice on partitioning my hard drive to dual boot windows 7 and open suse I would much appreciate it thank you.

1 defragment windows 7 first … important!
2 use windows to shrink c: drive to a size that will make room for linux
3 consider if you would also like to share files between windows and linux and take this into your free space requirement.
4. refer to this forums posts about partitioning methods and the like
ie search in forum for partitioning and or dual boot
google partitioning +opensuse
google dual boot +opensuse

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