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Windows 7: increasing size of partition


01 Feb 2010   #1

windows 7
 
 
increasing size of partition

hi - see screen shot of my computer..basically i want to reduce the size of partion D by at least half...and increase the size of C:...because i dont really use all that storage space on D but would rather have it on C...if you know what i mean..?..ta




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01 Feb 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Have you tried using the "shrink/extend volume" under "computer management"



Just Have a read of the help file before you attempt it though
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01 Feb 2010   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Partition or Volume - Extend

Hope this helps.
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01 Feb 2010   #4

windows 7
 
 

can i just delete that D partition as it contained recovery files to restore to windows vista....however im on windows 7 64 bit...so i dont really need it ?....will this make C bigger ?..ta

ok...i deleted the partition...became unallocated...and increased C to nearly 300Gb....cheers guys...thanks 4 the help..
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01 Feb 2010   #5

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

I'm glad you got it sorted out. You can certainly delete the D partition if you don't intend to use it.

All the best
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