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Acer Partition merge

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#1 EnigmaXtreme


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Posted 05 August 2013 - 06:39 AM

I just bought a new Acer Aspire and while it says a 1TB hard drive, its actually been partitioned into 2 500GB hard drives as seen here


There was no Win8 recovery disc in the box whatsoever so the last thing I want to do is bugger up my new computer, so I select merge to combine the two hard drives and I get this


Should I have any concern?


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#2 Moamen


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Posted 05 August 2013 - 02:12 PM



Merging volumes is quite a simple process. You just delete the secondary volume (assuming you have already moved needed files) than you just extend the primary volume. There seems to be nothing wrong with the picture you posted.

#3 Judith1314


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Posted 05 August 2013 - 10:03 PM

another easy way is to try the third partition software. By that method, you can directly merge the partition.

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