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Windows 7: Free space taking over HD

06 Jan 2010   #61
Mitch656

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Mitch these same steps failed when done the other night for some reason.

I'd use Undo button back to the first step and apply. Then post screenshot after restart.

May not even have to restart since it's not Win7 in these first steps.

If you want to take the chance it will fail again, apply all.
Here is my screeny
btw i just click undo until i got to step one




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06 Jan 2010   #62
SIW2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

Looks fine , now do the second step.

Rt click D and select Modify>set as Primary>Apply.
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06 Jan 2010   #63
Mitch656

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Done the partition thing to primarily took like 2sec


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06 Jan 2010   #64
SIW2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

Good.

Rt click D , Move /Resize - and drag it all the way right.
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06 Jan 2010   #65
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Remember to resize the 30gb Backup against the right side this time.

the free space should be on the left only

post a screenie
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06 Jan 2010   #66
Mitch656

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

like this


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06 Jan 2010   #67
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

grab that grey bar on the left and slide it over to where it makes a 30gb partition up against the right side. post back.
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06 Jan 2010   #68
Mitch656

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
grab that grey bar on the left and slide it over to where it makes a 30gb partition up against the right side.

Only let it be 29.99gb, but thats 30 LOL
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06 Jan 2010   #69
SIW2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

I'M getting ahead of the action - post back where you are up to.

Will take a while.
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06 Jan 2010   #70
Mitch656

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

lol is this right

sorry for all this i done want to get it wrong


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