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Windows 7: Any way to add storage to C drive from D?????

18 Apr 2014   #31
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

You don`t need to talk to anyone, and you do not have to donate anything.

You should have been done by now.


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18 Apr 2014   #32
purplelover

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Will get back to you when we get to you when we get it installed....
YIOY ROCK!!!!!
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18 Apr 2014   #33
gregrocker

 

It was in my original post in this thread. Watch the video so you know exactly how to do it. Ask back if you have any questions.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
simply extend C into D by as much space as you wish to borrow: How to extend partition easily with Partition Wizard - video help.
If you'd like for me to do it for you, install Partition Wizard , then install TeamViewer Download at all defaults, PM back to me the ID and password and leave it open on desktop and I will connect to do it.
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18 Apr 2014   #34
purplelover

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

gregrocker

That would be INCREDIBLE!!!!!!!! Any time after 10a/m/ will work for me....what about you?????
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19 Apr 2014   #35
gregrocker

 

Fine I'll be here all day after noon EST. Just private message me the ID and password and leave Teamviewer open on desktop.

Do you really even want D at all? Think about it, because if you don't need the storage partition then it's really as simple as deleting it in Disk Mgmt, then Extending C into its space. Partition or Volume - Delete
Partition or Volume - Extend
There really is no risk using Disk Mgmt, either.
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20 Apr 2014   #36
pabuman

Windows 7
 
 

shrink D then extend C pelase. both windows built-in disk manager and third-party partition software could do this.
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20 Apr 2014   #37
gregrocker

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pabuman View Post
shrink D then extend C pelase. both windows built-in disk manager and third-party partition software could do this.
Disk Mgmt would shrink D only from the right, but C will extend only from its right which is D's left.

The only way to do this besides deleting D to extend C is use Partition Wizard Extend feature which can extend any partition into any other with free space even if they're not adjacent.

How to extend partition easily with Partition Wizard - video help.
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20 Apr 2014   #38
pabuman

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pabuman View Post
shrink D then extend C pelase. both windows built-in disk manager and third-party partition software could do this.
Disk Mgmt would shrink D only from the right, but C will extend only from its right which is D's left.

The only way to do this besides deleting D to extend C is use Partition Wizard Extend feature which can extend any partition into any other with free space even if they're not adjacent.

How to extend partition easily with Partition Wizard - video help.
oh, forgot it, move D to the right of C first.
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20 Apr 2014   #39
purplelover

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Not sure what you guys are saying but Greg fixed everything....Soooooo happy.....
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30 Apr 2014   #40
purplelover

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Update on Clean install

It all started when I wanted to move space from the D drive to the C drive. Somehow it got messed up and the Bios went missing... Hubby and I spent a whole day trying to figure out how to fix it and got nowhere fast. The 2nd day I found this great site and several folks tried to help me. The problem was I don't speak Geek and did not know what everyone was trying to tell me. I got lucky, Gregrocker was here and used the Team Viewer to walk me thru a Clean Install (actually he did everything) as he explained it to me. Luckily I had saved everything from my laptop. It took 2 days to get everything put back together. He Created a System Image Backup in Windows .
Now I am a happy camper, I LOVE the new clean version.... I have tons of space on my C drive, my puter runs so much faster. Gregrocker showed me so many neat features I did not even know were on Windows 7. The Hibernate for example. Now I don't have to shutdown everynight. It goes into hibernation, so when I open the laptop 24/7 and touch the on/off key it opens right up. I took a ton of files off my desktop and put in the Libraries file , much less clutter . I got rid of Norton 360 (and having to pay for it every year) and got CCleaner, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, and Puran Defrag. I now have weather and calendar Gadgets. Lots more things were changed but I can't remember them all. I know for most of you these are not big thiings but they sure are for ME!!!!! You can bet if I have any other questions I will be back. Thanks so much Greg and all the other folks that helped me...YOU ROCK!!!
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