Extending primary drive of 2003 VM

Hi all,

I have a 2003 server that is running out of space on boot disk which incidentally is M: rather than C:

 I have tried using GParted but it fails.

As its a VM is there any other ways of achieving this?
MJB2011Asked:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Yes, see my EE Article, have you tried Dell Extpart.exe or V2V?


HOW TO:  Resize a VMware (VMDK) Virtual Disk
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Aravind SivaramanTechnical Subject Matter ExpertCommented:
Use Dell Extpart which would be the easiest option, Check out my blog post on this

http://aravindsivaraman.wordpress.com/2012/02/22/expand-system-partition-on-windows-2003/
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bluedanCommented:
Please also refer to my step by step EE Article here

How To Increase size of a Boot Volume C: (VMDK) on Windows 2003 VM with No Downtime

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/VMWare/A_10852-How-To-Increase-size-of-a-Boot-Volume-C-VMDK-on-Windows-2003-VM-with-No-Downtime.html

You just need to replace C: with M: Drive.

Hope this helps.
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