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Extension of C drive


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#1 XdrumfreakX

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Posted 26 September 2009 - 09:42 PM

Hi,

I followed the tutorial from this website: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/...133.html#extend

It didn't work but there is a message " There is not enough usable free space on specified disk(s) to extend the volume."

So what do i do next?

i saw from another website, they said one of the method to extend:
The easier way: Copy all data/files in D: drive to an USB hard disk (e.g. Western Digital My Book), right-click D: drive and click Delete Volume… to erase the D: drive file system.

My question is, if i click delete volume to erase D drive.. will it auto merge and become one whole C drive? or what? i do not dare to try it unless someone helps me in this!!


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#2 Guest_SteinPooch_*

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Posted 12 October 2009 - 11:19 AM

It will not auto-merge, no. Try using GPartEd. It's free, LiveCD Bootable program that let's you edit every kind of Partition. And since the Operating System won't be in use, it should work. NEVER delete a volume without first consulting pros. Good idea.

#3 Aus Smithy

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Posted 17 October 2009 - 01:04 AM

Suggest you give some idea of what you are trying to do and what configuration you have eg partitions plus used space and unused space for each.




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