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Can I expand my c:drive with pm8 while the os is still on it

Hi..hope you can help.I have a raid 0 broken into c and d drives. I've copied the data off d. Can I use pm8 to enlarge the c partition while the os, xp pro, is still on it. The drive/os is getting really big and needs more space...

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  • binfantino Aug 03, 2009

    Will partition magic do this ? I plan to ghost the c drive. If pm 8 can't do this can you give me a better hint which one will ?



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  • binfantino Aug 04, 2009

    yes thank you very very much...I will give it a shot !

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Hello Sir, Patition Magic will definitly solve the issue you have, I'v personally done it many times with 100% success.
There is only one thing you have to consoder that there should NOT be a power faluile wile the Extending Partition/Moving Date process.
I hope you got my point, You partition will be enlarged, date will not be disturbed. If done properly.
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    Waqar Hassan Aug 03, 2009

    Sorry for the Type
    You partition will be enlarged, date will not be disturbed.
    *Your partition will be enlarged, DATA will not be disturbed.

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There are programs that can resize partitions preserving data, however it is always good doing a complete backup of data in case things go wrong.

You can use Symantec's Norton Partition Magic 8.0 to resize the partition, You need to boot from CD.

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