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Windows 7: Help-Hard Drive question/about partioning

18 Apr 2011   #1

windows 7 home premium 32 bit
Help-Hard Drive question/about partioning

i made 2 partions ..for dual booting windows 7 and linux -

Hard drive is NTFS

i already deleted the linux partion .

now it's showing up as free space 100 gigs.

how can i shrink it ? and put it back to my C drive if at all possible?

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18 Apr 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

I believe this Tutorial is what you are looking for.
Partition or Volume - Extend
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18 Apr 2011   #3

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)

Download Partition Wizard (Free Version). Make a bootable CD, then boot from it to access your HD & chang, delete, expand partitions as needed.

Free Download Magic Partition Manager Software - Partition Wizard Online

Tutorial Partition Wizard : Use the Bootable CD
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18 Apr 2011   #4

windows 7 home premium 32 bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Glhs958 View Post
I believe this Tutorial is what you are looking for.
Partition or Volume - Extend
THANK YOU. you have solved my problem! after spending about 4 hours somebody finally showed me.

i could kiss you man.
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