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Windows 7: upgrading from XP to Windows 7 on a 8 years old pentium 4

22 Jun 2014   #11
Venkyrolls

windows XP 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
You never did answer our question as to why you are choking your OS with a 20GB partition. If you have but one drive it will consume 20GB with a small number of programs and Updates.

its inevitable I already have 80GB divided into 4 partitions and my 500GB HDD is fried up since I have no chouce to bakcup I had to squeze the OS into 20GB today somehow I managed to Extend the partition to 40GB thanks to people like you who helped me a lot..


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22 Jun 2014   #12
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Okay, I see. You can try the Free Partition Wizard bootable version and extend the whole OS partition to 80GB without losing any data you may have there.

Partition Wizard Bootable CD allows user to manage partition directly with partition manager bootable CD.
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22 Jun 2014   #13
gregrocker

 

Let us see a screenshot of Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image.
Tell us what is on each partition.

Your files should always be backed up as the drive can fail at any time. Here is a free method to Sync, Backup and Store your Files to the Cloud with Skydrive - Windows 7 Forums
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