|21 Nov 2010||#21|
Hello, I'm back!
Well I've taken the advice of moving the data. I realized I had a 160GB PATA WD Caviar Enhanced drive lying around from an old(er) Athlon 64 OEM build.
So I put it into my HDD cage, and to my surprise it actually works along with my 2 other AHCI drives, I didn't think IDE could do that. Anyways, the attachment shows the new computer management screen.
First and foremost--I'm having a problem expanding the volume G:/ this is what's happening:
DISKPART> list disk
Disk ### Status Size Free Dyn Gpt
-------- ------------- ------- ------- --- ---
Disk 0 Online 55 GB 0 B
Disk 1 Online 465 GB 1024 KB *
Disk 2 Online 149 GB 4532 MB
DISKPART> list volume
Volume ### Ltr Label Fs Type Size Status Info
---------- --- ----------- ----- ---------- ------- --------- --------
Volume 0 F Storage NTFS Simple 459 GB Healthy
Volume 1 D Page File NTFS Simple 6394 MB Healthy Pagefile
Volume 2 E DVD-ROM 0 B No Media
Volume 3 System Rese NTFS Partition 100 MB Healthy System
Volume 4 C NTFS Partition 55 GB Healthy Boot
Volume 5 G Backup NTFS Partition 144 GB Healthy
DISKPART> select volume G
Volume 5 is the selected volume.
DISKPART> extend size=4532
Virtual Disk Service error:
There is not enough usable space for this operation.
There is not enough usable free space on specified disk(s) to extend the
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|21 Nov 2010||#22|
Use free Partition Wizard bootable CD, boot CD, select 1 for screen res, rightclick G, slide left grey border all the way to left to take up unalloc. space, OK,
I would also then rightclick G to Modify>Set to Inactive, OK, apply steps.
Partition Wizard CD can also convert your Dynamic Disk back to basic.
Free Download Magic Partition Manager Software - Partition Wizard Online
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