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Windows 7: Cant Delete A Partition

11 Jul 2012   #1
ed123

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Cant Delete A Partition

i want to delete my partition which i used to have windows 8 on but now i want to remove it andadd it back to my priamry partition but i cant seem to know how




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11 Jul 2012   #2
marsmimar

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I had a similar situation where I deleted data from a partition. I then formatted the partition so it read "Unallocated Space". Once it became unallocated space I was able to expand my C: partition (which was to the left of the unallocated space partition, just like yours is) to include the newly created unallocated space partition. I used this free tool to do it all:

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