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Megaman
17-12-2003, 11:12 AM
does anyone know of a free partitioner? currently i have C: 9.77gb: windows, D:games, downloads, documents... E: 52xCD-ROM. can anyone tell me where to download a partitioner? Windows XP doesnt have fdisk and wont let me resize partitions. i am soon goin to get linux. i would like

C: windows (10gb)
D: downloads, documents, games, apps, virtual memory (15gb)
E: 52x CD-ROM (N/A)
F: redhat Linux 8.0 (5gb)
G: Mandrake linux 9.0 (5gb)

help would be good.


thanks so much

megaman

somebody
17-12-2003, 11:39 AM
WinXP does have a partitioner, but it's "destructive" partitioning. It's found in Control Panel-Administrative Tools-Computer Management-Disk Management.

mark c
17-12-2003, 01:13 PM
http://www.ranish.com/part/

I got a reference to that from someone here, can't remember, one of the helpful and knowledgeable usuals.

I haven't tried it so can't say what it's like or how it works or what. I ws looking for a free partitioner myself and that was suggested. Have a look.
HTH :D

mikebartnz
17-12-2003, 02:16 PM
QtParted

bmason
17-12-2003, 02:32 PM
The mandrake installer includes a fairly good one. Older versions can resize FAT partitions, and 9.1+ can resize NTFS.