How to Resize a Partition & Make One Big Partition?

Answer While it's true that most PCs only have one hard drive partition, some newer PCs come with multiple partitions. The secondary partition is typically used for system recovery and is not necessary, w... Read More »

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How to Make a Partition Active in Partition Magic?

Hard drives can be partitioned in various ways for different functions. If you want your drive to be bootable, it needs to be partitioned as the "active" partition. When using Norton PartitionMagic... Read More »

How to Resize a Partition in OS X?

With the addition of Intel processors in all current Macs, users can natively install Windows by partitioning the hard drive. Running Boot Camp on a Mac automatically partitions your hard drive and... Read More »

How to Resize Partition in Windows 7?

Microsoft Windows 7 allows you to easily resize the hard disk partition on your computer using its built-in Disk Management utility. You can either shrink or extend a partition. To extend a partiti... Read More »

How do I resize a partition in Windows XP?

Open Disk ManagementOpen the Run dialog by clicking "Start" and clicking "Run." Type "compmgmt.msc" into the "Run" dialog and press "Enter." Click "Disk Management" in the left sidebar of the "Comp... Read More »