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I'm setting up (have set up) Ubuntu after installing W7, everything working great - then realized that I have made the W7 partition too small. Nothing new installed yet, is it possible now to resize/enlarge that partition, without reinstalling ??? Thanks
I mainly use Mepis, which is very similar to Ubuntu.
gparted from the Mepis liveCD is very slow at surprising points where gparted normally is OK.
For occasional use, I find it easier to be patient than to figure it out.
If you run into the same issue, try being patient. Don't assume it is broken if a step that ought to take a second takes a minute.
The big operation may take much more than a minute. But I haven't noticed the big operations in gparted taking longer when booted from CD than from disk (for such big operations as are possible at all when booted from disk).