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Windows 7: Change Partitions Prior to Macrium Restore

19 Sep 2011   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64, SP1
Change Partitions Prior to Macrium Restore

Created an image of my C drive and System Reserved with Macrium. I want to change my partitions prior to restoring my image. Is the easiest to just use my Windows 7 disk?

Have a 500GB hard drive on my laptop and want to change the partition sizes.


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19 Sep 2011   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit

The easiest way is Windows Disk Management.

Sometimes, it won't let you do exactly what you want to do.

In that case, you need a third party tool such as Partition Wizard bootable CD, from here:

Free Download Magic Partition Manager Software - Partition Wizard Online
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19 Sep 2011   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64, SP1

Thanks, I was thinking Partition Wizard as well after reading about it earlier.
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