Expand Partition

Posted on 2005-03-09
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I would like to know if it's possible to expand my partition.  At the moment i have 30G of unallocated space in my harddrive.  I like to know if it's possible for me to expand my exsisting partion to unallocated space.
Question by:wahhaha
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 4
LVL 35

Expert Comment

by:Nirmal Sharma
ID: 13494475
LVL 88

Accepted Solution

rindi earned 1000 total points
ID: 13494492
You can try using the command line tool "diskpart". It has an "extend" function which can extend partitions on your disk. Just start diskpart from a command prompt, then enter ? and you'll get a list of possible commands. By typing such a command and a further ? you'll get more ooptions on how to use that command.
Simplifying Server Workload Migrations

This use case outlines the migration challenges that organizations face and how the Acronis AnyData Engine supports physical-to-physical (P2P), physical-to-virtual (P2V), virtual to physical (V2P), and cross-virtual (V2V) migration scenarios to address these challenges.


Author Comment

ID: 13494679
It works!! thanks
LVL 35

Expert Comment

by:Nirmal Sharma
ID: 13494688
Ok :-)
LVL 35

Expert Comment

by:Nirmal Sharma
ID: 13515582
What is this ? What's wrong with this thred and what's wrong with Questioner ?


Featured Post


Modern healthcare requires a modern cloud. View this brief video to understand how the Concerto Cloud for Healthcare can help your organization.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

If your system is showing symptoms of browser hijacks or 'google search redirects' check out my other article (http://rdsrc.us/u3GP7A) first and run the tool TDSSKiller (http://rdsrc.us/GDBBs4) to get rid of the infection. Once done, and if the …
When you start your Windows 10 PC and got an "Operating system not found" error or just saw  "Auto repair for startup" or a blinking cursor with black screen. A loop for Auto repair will start but fix nothing.  You will be panic as there are no back…
Two types of users will appreciate AOMEI Backupper Pro: 1 - Those with PCIe drives (and haven't found cloning software that works on them). 2 - Those who want a fast clone of their boot drive (no re-boots needed) and it can clone your drive wh…
In this brief tutorial Pawel from AdRem Software explains how you can quickly find out which services are running on your network, or what are the IP addresses of servers responsible for each service. Software used is freeware NetCrunch Tools (https…
Suggested Courses

777 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question