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Dual Boot,XP and Windows7


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#1 Plumber

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Posted 25 February 2011 - 11:46 AM

Hi all,a little help needed here again.I originaly partitioned my hard drive and I dual boot with XP and 7.I would like to know how to merge the two partitions back and just use Windows7.Just remember that you are not dealing with a rocket scientest here,hope to make it as easy as possible.Thanx,Tony.

Edited by hamluis, 25 February 2011 - 12:49 PM.
Moved to Win 7 from XP forum.


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Posted 25 February 2011 - 06:38 PM

If you no longer need ANYTHING in the XP partition, boot to the W7 installation and open Disk Management. Format the XP partition, then expand c: to include the free space. Another alternative to disk management is a 3rd party utility such as Easeus Partition Manager.

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Posted 25 February 2011 - 07:22 PM

Thank-you for the response,will give it a try,Tony.

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Posted 26 February 2011 - 10:00 AM

Okay. We're here if you run into any issues.




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