Resizing main OS partition (bigger)
Alright. So, since I've gotten my new Samsung Spinpoint 1TB drive, I've been movie things like movies and games and large programs over to it to free up my bulging-at-the-seams 750GB OS drive (with 4 current partitions). Anywho, I've freed up an entire partition and want to delete it and extend my Vista partition. Here's the shakedown:
Partition 0 - XP (100GB)
Partition 1 - Vista (150GB)
Partition 2 - One that needs to be deleted (250GB)
Partition 3 - Important documents and music (198GB) <- All backed up on 2 diff. drives, btw.
So, what I'm wondering is, if I boot into a linux live CD (probably Ubuntu...much easier than the Fedora I have), can I delete Partition 2 and extend my Vista partition to fill that space? What are the chances of corrupting my Vista partition? And, should I defrag before I attempt this?
Also, I'm just assuming I need to boot into linux (or another OS on a separate drive)...I need to do this, right?
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