Ubuntu desktop manual partition - Create partition

A new pane called Create partition pops up. This is where you can define partition type, partition size and mount point of the new partition. Choose the first partition type as primary partition. The first partition should be the swap area. Swap area is an additional space used as a virtual memory to support your RAM in case your memory low. Normally the space of the swap area size is double the size of your RAM.

Click Use as drop down button and choose Swap area. Click OK to proceed.

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