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Windows 7: Getting rid of Linux partitions

20 Feb 2012   #1
bigseb

Windows 7 x64 Professional
 
 
Getting rid of Linux partitions

Earlier I restored my windows bootloader. Now I just need to delete the old Linux partitions and expand my Windows partition to regain the full size of my harddrive? How do I go about this and what are the dangers?

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20 Feb 2012   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

In Disk Management, right click on the partition and 'delete volume' and then 'delete partition'. Make sure you end up with 'unallocated space' - not freespace. Then right click on the C partition and 'Extend'.
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20 Feb 2012   #3
bigseb

Windows 7 x64 Professional
 
 

Done. Thanks a million! :)
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20 Feb 2012   #4
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

That was fast and easy. LOL
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