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Old 11-02-2021, 03:44 PM   #1
lluga
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unable to unmount Partitions at Gparted from Mx live USB


Hello all,

from a MXLinux live USB drive, where would b possible to manage Partitions from Gparted, i'm nonetheless unable to move or unmount the Partitions in order to move and create more space for some of them.

Any suggestions would b appreciated

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Old 11-02-2021, 05:13 PM   #2
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I'm not familiar with MXLinux, but usually live distributions don't mount any hard disk unless you tell them to.

In gparted, make sure you are selecting the drive you want to repartition. By default it will show you firs the "live" device, where / is mounted.

Remember that if something goes wrong wile partitioning you can lose all your information, so you should make a backup before attempting this.
 
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