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Old 10-06-2005, 02:13 PM   #1
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Help!!! Disk Partion Repost!

I got a HP System with 2 Partions
Now can I partion to 3 with Fdisk and not reformat and keep what info on my 2 partions?
I relly dont want to reformat and reinstall all my windows stuff (got win XP)
Please Help me!!!!! Thanks
Old 10-06-2005, 03:19 PM   #2
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I do not believe that fdisk will resize any windows partition.
however many distros now have a utility that will resize a fat32, or NTFS partition. however they can cause damage to the partition (I have never encountered any problems, but I do not use windows enough to care if it breaks on me). you can also get these programs seperatly from an install

that one should work fine.

if you really want to go on the safe side I would go buy another harddrive and install linux on that.

good luck.
Old 10-06-2005, 04:57 PM   #3
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Either that or Qtparted.
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