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How to merge 2 logical disk partitions

by vaidys / November 10, 2003 11:05 PM PST

I have an Athlon PC running Windows ME and having a 20GB hard drive with 2 partitions, which I would like to merge w/o having to reload the OS or other software I have accumulated on it! I know that my newer PC with Win XP Home has built-in utilities to work with disk partitions, but couldn't find similar ones in Win ME. Does anyone know how I can do this, or do I definitely need a 3rd party software?

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Re:How to merge 2 logical disk partitions. XP doesn't do that either.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 10, 2003 11:24 PM PST

You'll find Partition Magic does such things. Downside? It can cost as much as a hard disk that you could copy your OS and partition data onto one partition and then just keep the old drive as backup.

XP does NOT have this feature.


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Re:Re:How to merge 2 logical disk partitions. XP doesn't do that either.
by vaidys / November 10, 2003 11:57 PM PST

Thanks for the info. Also thanks for setting me right re XP.

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