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Hard Drive Volume

  1. #1


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    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit

    Hard Drive Volume


    I would like to change my drive D from Dynamic to Basic and delete the OEM partition and recover the 39 MB. I have tried several times with no success. Thanks.

    Clint

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  2. #2


    Posts : 511
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit


    Finally got it fixed. The only program that would fix it was AOMEI Partition assistant.

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  3. #3


    Minitool Partition Wizard Pro Edition also does this conversion -- but it costs $40.
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