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Old 05-11-2009, 08:09 PM   #1
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Default Deleting unused partition

Hey, I tried deleting an unallocated partition I made that is no longer being used. I want to delete the partition so that my main drive can have more memory. Any way of doing this inside windows vista? I tried going to disk management but it didn't give me the option to delete it for some reason.

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Old 05-11-2009, 08:18 PM   #2
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Default Re: Deleting unused partition

Unfortunately, you cannot extend a partition containing the operating system into the unallocated space. You would need to use a third party software such as PartitionMagic.

Why not just format the unallocated partition and use it to store pics, music, files, downloads, etc?
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Old 05-11-2009, 08:40 PM   #3
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Use Gparted live to do this. It is a free apps.
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Old 05-11-2009, 08:48 PM   #4
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There ya go. Good suggestion bruinator.
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