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Windows 7: How to Merge Volumes/Partations?

14 Jul 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
How to Merge Volumes/Partations?

i just add my 2nd HDD today that have 3 volumes that's I: (19.53GB) , J: (195.31GB) and K: (17.94GB) and i tried to delete both I: (19.53GB) and K: (17.94GB) using Disk Management so i can add it to I: (195.31GB) but im getting "Access is Denied" i login as admin and it doesn't make any sense

other infos:

#this is my motherboard ASUS P5KPL-AM SE Motherboard - Intel G31, Socket 775, ATX, Audio, Video, PCI Express, 10/100 LAN, USB 2.0, Serial ATA at

#Login as Administrator / no other account is created but only me
#Windows 7 64 Ultimate Version
#i have 2x HDD both are SATA2 Seagate Barracuda my main is 500GB with 3 volumes/partitions C: (27.34GB) , D: (40.92GB) and E: (397.40B) , my 2nd HDD is what it mentioned earlier

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14 Jul 2010   #2
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

Before we embark into any advice, could you please post a screenshot of your Disk Management. Just to be sure with what we are dealing.
But if you want to take your chances, use this program. That will do it.
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14 Jul 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit

thanks for fast replays i just update my post to rearrange some things and the screenshot i'll go try the software you just advised thanks
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