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Windows 7: Installed, but confused about a partitioning problem.

28 Feb 2010   #1
Kiada

Windows 7
 
 
Installed, but confused about a partitioning problem.

Hey people, I was just wondering if you could take a look at the image below and tell me where I'm going wrong?

Basically I want to delete the Extra G: partition and resize my primary C: windows 7 partition to accomdate this space. I'm unable to do so at the minute, even when G: becomes "Unallocated Space" I cant accomodate that space into my C: drive.

Any ideas on how I could solve this problem without completely wiping my whole hard disk? I've tried Acronis Disk Director but the problem remains..

Any help greatly appreciated thanks!







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28 Feb 2010   #2
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Have a looky here pal

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28 Feb 2010   #3
Kiada

Windows 7
 
 

I've already tried it in disk management, just tried it in diskpart and it still doesnt work.

I typed 'list disk' and it tells me theres 96gb free.

I chose 'volume 2' which is my windows 7 volume, and then typed 'extend' and it said...

'Virtual Disk Service error:
The size of the extent is is less than the minimum.'

thanks for the help though. Did you check the image? Is it something to do with the 3 partitions following my windows 7 partition being 'extended partitions' (surrounded with the green outline) and my windows 7 partition being outside the green outline?

If so, is there any way to correct this? I can reinstall Windows 7 - I just dont want to lose the content on my other partitions.

Again, thanks.
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28 Feb 2010   #4
fatedquest

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Download EASEUS partition manager. It's free and I'm sure you'll be able to do whatever you want to without needing to read the help file.
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01 Mar 2010   #5
Acronis

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kiada View Post
I've tried Acronis Disk Director but the problem remains..
Sorry to write it again, but unfortunately Acronis Disk Director doesn’t support Windows 7 yet, though our developers are working hard on the update right now to make Disk Director better for you.
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