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How to extend XP boot partition

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I've been working on this for 2 days and have not come up with a solution. I have and XP computer with a 1TB drive, but only a 500G boot partition. I need to expand that to use the entire disk. I booted linux and used parted to extend the partition, which appeared to work, at least at the Linux level. However, when I boot back to XP it still only shows 500G. How to I solve this?
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Yes, I have a backup, which I've already used more times than I though I'd have to.

Ray: According to what I've read, the boot partition cannot be expanded while booted XP. If it can be, how would I do that? Would I first format the unallocated partition as NTFS, then try the DiskPart?
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I got it working.
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