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#1 c.pavnn

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Posted 15 June 2009 - 09:02 PM

Hello everyone . I need to know how to merge two or more partitions without losing data on the partitions. thank u

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Posted 15 June 2009 - 09:30 PM

Hello everyone . I need to know how to merge two or more partitions without losing data on the partitions. thank u


I am trying to dope that same thing out, made my primary a bit small. To do it with the drive its self is risky might lose stuff! The best answer I have gotten so far was to back everything up on an external then reformat the drive, have not picked up an external yet!

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Posted 16 June 2009 - 08:01 AM

You could try the free Home Edition of Easeus Partition Master, http://www.partition-tool.com/download.htm

I've played with it before and it seems to do the job.

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Posted 16 June 2009 - 08:38 AM

I've also found GParted http://gparted.sourceforge.net/ works well for resizing partitions also.

Good Luck,

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