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Move partition to the left that is more than 1/2 the disk

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    Windows 7

    Move partition to the left that is more than 1/2 the disk

    I have a bay trail tablet running windows 8.1 with a 32GB eMMC. It has 5GB as recovery, 9GB as Android and 14.5GB as Windows. I can't seem to move the 14.5GB Windows partition to the left of the Android partition so I can delete and extend the Android partition. Do I have to reinstall Windows just to get that extra 9GB?

    Also, I don't really care about backing up the tablet because it's a new install.

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    Vista and Win7

    You can try to extend the Android partition with the bootable CD of Partition Wizard:

    Bootable Partition Manger | MiniTool Partition Wizard Bootable Edition
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Move partition to the left that is more than 1/2 the disk
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