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Help: Extending C:\

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    Help: Extending C:\


    I am asking for help on how to extend the space of my c:\,
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    SomeWhere in the HOT Arizona Desert!
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    Win_8 Build 7959 x64


    It will be best to get a Free Partition Wizard Disc to extend C: with the unallocated space on the far right. Windows Disk mgmt does not do this easily.

    BFK's Tutorial will show you most of the steps you need.

    Partition Wizard : Use the Bootable CD - Windows 7 Forums
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    To use Windows Disk Management the unallocated space must be adjacent to C:\. I sugest you to create a partition on unallocated space, move your data to it, delete the 37.17 GB volume and then extend C:\. But if you need to add more than 37.17GB to c:\, go for a Partitioning Software.

    Hope it helps
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    Windows 8 Pro x64


    just get a live cd of ubuntu or something and alocate all your space as your wish using the partitioner for the linux install
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