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Windows 7: shrink partiton


30 Jun 2009   #1

 
shrink partiton

im trying to shrink a partiton on my c drive exactly the same way as ive just done on a vista laptop , but when i go in2 computer management then try to shrink volume i put in 30000 but at the bottom the shrink button stays greyed out no matter what number i put in


please help i need to dual boot


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30 Jun 2009   #2

Vista Ult 64 bit Seven Ult RTM x64
 
 

You could try Method Two here: Partition or Volume - Shrink

Gary
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30 Jun 2009   #3

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by garysgold View Post
You could try Method Two here: Partition or Volume - Shrink

Gary
done that but when i go to shrink query max

it says the number of reclaimable bytes is 0b {wtf)

ive got 80 gbs free

any other suggestions?
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30 Jun 2009   #4

Windows 7 7127 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Gilly View Post
done that but when i go to shrink query max

it says the number of reclaimable bytes is 0b {wtf)

ive got 80 gbs free

any other suggestions?
You can use acronis disk director
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30 Jun 2009   #5

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by consume View Post
You can use acronis disk director.
will you PM me how?
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