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Windows 7: Space disappeared after editing partitions


30 Apr 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit
 
 
Space disappeared after editing partitions

Hello fine people I am in need of help.

I have a problem regarding the default Windows 7 partition editor (Start->Computer->Manage->Disk Management). Yesterday, I tried to take 10GB off of my [C Drive] with that program, but it froze. So I force quit it, and I subsequently found out, to my horror, that that 10GB had disappeared! My [C Drive], which used to be 220GB, is now 210GB, and there is no [Unallocated Space] or anything to make up for the lost 10GB.

How can I recover it?? Thanks for the help.


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30 Apr 2011   #2

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Windows 7 SP1, Home Premium, 64-bit
 
 

Can you post a picture of your Disk Management screen, showing the problem?

You might have to use a third party tool to resolve this, such as Partition Wizard.
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