Disk Management - Shrink Partition

Brink

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mvp
Hi Qwerty,

I have not used these programs myself, but Acronis should be able to safely create the partition you wanted.

Shawn
 

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ARTADJ

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Hello I have problem to format my new partition this error is :you can not create a new volume in this unallocated space because the disk already contains the maximum of the partition.
 

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Brink

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mvp
Hello ARTADJ,

It sounds like you have reached the maximum of 4 primary partitions for a single hard drive. To regain the space you will need to extend the drive to the left in Disk Management back into this space.

Sorry,
Shawn
 

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ARTADJ

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Hello ARTADJ,

It sounds like you have reached the maximum of 4 primary partitions for a single hard drive. To regain the space you will need to extend the drive to the left in Disk Management back into this space.

Sorry,
Shawn
Thanks Shawn can you explain for me what can i do now ?can i make new partition or no?
Again thanks for your answer.
I have dell inspiron1525 laptop i have only 2 partition one of them is recovery drive D
and one of them is drive C Total hard drive capacity is 150GIG 10 gig for recovery and 136 Gig for Drive C.and i want shrink Drive C and add another drive like F.
 

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nutts0327

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Quick question - I want to shrink capacity in one partition and add the space to an EXISTING partition. Is that possible?

I'm trying to have 1 large primary partition on my hard drive. (OS and data) and one small one (web server data). I don't "get" why Dell produces a hard drive partitioned like they did mine, below. If someone can clue me into why they did it this way, maybe it's best to leave it as is. But for now, I don't get it.

I have the following:

C: 288 Gb
D: 298 Gb
E: 10 Gb

I'd like:
C: 550 Gb
D: 50 Gb

Can I do this by shrinking D to 0 and allocating 40 to E: and the rest to C:?

Thanks,

Nutts0327
 

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Brink

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mvp
Hi nutts0327, and welcome to Vista Forums. You will need to copy anything you do not want to lose from D: & E: to C: , then delete D: and E: . Now, Extend C: into all of the space from D: & E: except for 50 Gb to make that the new one large 550 Gb C: drive. Next, create the new simple volume with the left over 50 Gb space for the new D: . It's a bit of a shuffle, but it should do the trick for you.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
 

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Brink

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mvp
Thanks Shawn can you explain for me what can i do now ?can i make new partition or no?
Again thanks for your answer.
I have dell inspiron1525 laptop i have only 2 partition one of them is recovery drive D
and one of them is drive C Total hard drive capacity is 150GIG 10 gig for recovery and 136 Gig for Drive C.and i want shrink Drive C and add another drive like F.
ARTADJ,

How much space were you trying to allocate for this new F drive from C ?

Since you only have two partitions, you should be able to shrink C: and create a new simple volume with that shrunk space as the new F: drive.
 

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nutts0327

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Brink, thanks. After posting my note, (not knowing you'd respond so quickly!) I tried shrinking D: and Extending C:. It wouldn't let me do this. "Extend" was greyed out as an option when I selected C:.

I might have left off an important detail - you tell me. Both E: and C: are on "Disk 0" and D is on "Disk 1" when I look at it in the Disk Management tool. I believe that this is still physically a single hard drive but cannot swear to it unless I open the tower, which I'd prefer not to do, as it may invalidate my Dell warranty.

I didn't try to "delete" drive D: as you suggested yet. Before I do, I just wanted to make sure I disclosed the Disk 0/Disk 1 point. Let me know if that changes anything (like if there were a rule that you could only extend a partition that's on the same drive, or if there's no way to shrink/extend at the drive level...)

Thanks, and thanks for such a quick response.

Nutts0327
 

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Brink

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mvp
Nutts0327,

LOL, yeah that would be an important detail. ;)

It would depend on if it is two drives or not. If it two drives, then you would only be able to combine C & E.

If it is one drive, then D was created using some 3rd party program to make it a Extended Partition. To delete the D partition if you cannot delete it from Disk Management:

1. Open command prompt.
2. Type Diskpart.exe and press Enter.
3. Click Continue for UAC prompt.
4. In new DISKPART command prompt window, type select d: and press Enter.
5. Type partition d: and press Enter.
6. Type delete D: and press Enter.
7. Type Exit and press Enter.
8. Close the original command prompt window.
9. Delete the E partition in Disk Management.

You should now be able to what was described:

You will need to copy anything you do not want to lose from D: & E: to C: , then delete D: and E: . Now, Extend C: into all of the space from D: & E: except for 50 Gb to make that the new one large 550 Gb C: drive. Next, create the new simple volume with the left over 50 Gb space for the new D: .
 

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ARTADJ

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Thanks Shawn can you explain for me what can i do now ?can i make new partition or no?
Again thanks for your answer.
I have dell inspiron1525 laptop i have only 2 partition one of them is recovery drive D
and one of them is drive C Total hard drive capacity is 150GIG 10 gig for recovery and 136 Gig for Drive C.and i want shrink Drive C and add another drive like F.
ARTADJ,

How much space were you trying to allocate for this new F drive from C ?

Since you only have two partitions, you should be able to shrink C: and create a new simple volume with that shrunk space as the new F: drive.
Shawn,
drive c has a 83 gig free but when i want a shrink drive c the maximum space available is 29gig i dont now why but i want 50 gig for my new partition .
 

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Brink

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mvp
ARTADJ,

That space difference is for the allocated space set aside on the C drive for restore points, virtual memory page file, shadow copy, hibernation file, etc... That space cannot be moved or used for anything else, so you were only able to use 29 Gig of the total free space.

The only way to get more space is to delete unneeded files on the C: drive. :(

You might consider getting another drive though to make it easier and give you more space. They are pretty cheap right now.
 

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ARTADJ

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That space difference is for the allocated space set aside on the C drive for restore points, virtual memory page file, shadow copy, hibernation file, etc... That space cannot be moved or used for anything else, so you were only able to use 29 Gig of the total free space.

The only way to get more space is to delete unneeded files on the C: drive. :(

You might consider getting another drive though to make it easier and give you more space. They are pretty cheap right now.
Shown i try to install disk director suite maybe it`s better than vista partition creator and sorry i have another question how i can delete unnecessary file i used disk cleanup and sorry what`s hibernation file cleaner can i delete this file in disk cleanup because this file is 2 gig .do you have another way to delete unnecessary file.
 
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Brink

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mvp
ARTADJ,

The hibernation file is where everything is stored when your computer goes into hibernation instead of sleep. If you do not use the hibernation or hybrid sleep mode, then you will not need this. For more, see:

http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/165508-hibernation-enable-disable.html

The only other way is to uninstall any programs that you do not use, and/or delete and files (Ex: setup files, documents, music, video, etc...) you do not want or need anymore.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
 

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ARTADJ

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ARTADJ,

The hibernation file is where everything is stored when your computer goes into hibernation instead of sleep. If you do not use the hibernation or hybrid sleep mode, then you will not need this. For more, see:

http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/165508-hibernation-enable-disable.html

The only other way is to uninstall any programs that you do not use, and/or delete and files (Ex: setup files, documents, music, video, etc...) you do not want or need anymore.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
Thanks for your help. i installed the disk director suite but it is trial version and i cant make my partition.
 

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Brink

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mvp
Your welcome ARTADJ. I hope you are able to free up enough space to do it through Disk Management.

Shawn
 

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nutts0327

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Brink, if you can imagine, they slipped one by me. Apparently, this is a 2 HD system with 2 300gb drives.

Not a happy Dell customer right now.... Not at all.

Got a tip for how to push my shared documents directory to this D drive?

Maybe they look at it as a practical thing - put all your data on C: and then back it up to D:. My only issue with that is that if your machine takes a surge hit or anything electrical, it's going to belly up and fry both drives - not just C: That's why I prefer an attached HD that can be detached when it's not being used to back up the system drive.

Oh well.

nutts0327
 

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Brink

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mvp
ARTADJ,

I see your problem. You already had 4 partitions (71MB, D , C, 250or2.50GB) on that drive (Disk 0). That is the max per drive. If you have a Vista Recovery DVD to reinstall your Vista with, then you not have to have the D Recovery partition. You could combine it and the 71 MB one to give allow you to create the other partition.

Shawn
 

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Brink

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mvp
Brink, if you can imagine, they slipped one by me. Apparently, this is a 2 HD system with 2 300gb drives.

Not a happy Dell customer right now.... Not at all.

Got a tip for how to push my shared documents directory to this D drive?

Maybe they look at it as a practical thing - put all your data on C: and then back it up to D:. My only issue with that is that if your machine takes a surge hit or anything electrical, it's going to belly up and fry both drives - not just C: That's why I prefer an attached HD that can be detached when it's not being used to back up the system drive.

Oh well.

nutts0327
Nutts0327,

You can change the location in the folder's Properties page to the new drive. This tutorial will show you how to do it if it is your C:\Users\(User Name)\Documents folder, but you can still use step 4 in METHOD ONE for any other folder. Just be sure to give share permission again for the folder at the new location.

http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/107990-personal-user-shell-folders-move-location.html

Hope this helps,
Shawn
 

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    Custom
    CPU
    Intel i7-8700K 5 GHz
    Motherboard
    ASUS ROG Maximus XI Formula Z390
    Memory
    16 GB (8GBx2) G.SKILL TridentZ DDR4 3200 MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    ASUS ROG-STRIX-GTX1080TI-O11G-GAMING
    Sound Card
    Integrated Digital Audio (S/PDIF)
    Monitor(s) Displays
    3 x 27" Asus VE278Q
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    1TB Samsung 970 EVO Plus M.2,
    250GB Samsung 960 EVO M.2,
    6TB WD Black WD6001FZWX
    8TB WD MyCloudEX2Ultra NAS
    PSU
    Seasonic Prime Titanium 850W
    Case
    Thermaltake Core P3
    Cooling
    Corsair Hydro H115i
    Mouse
    Logitech MX Master
    Keyboard
    Logitech wireless K800
    Internet Speed
    1 Gb/s Download and 35 Mb/s Upload
    Other Info
    Logitech Z625 speaker system,
    Logitech BRIO 4K Pro webcam,
    HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M477fdn,
    Linksys EA9500 router,
    Arris SB8200 cable modem,
    APC SMART-UPS RT 1000 XL - SURT1000XLI,
    Lumia 1520 phone
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Pro
    Manufacturer/Model
    HP Envy Y0F94AV
    CPU
    i7-7500U @ 2.70 GHz
    Memory
    16 GB DDR4-2133
    Graphics card(s)
    NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
    Sound Card
    Conexant ISST Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    17.3" UHD IPS touch
    Screen Resolution
    3480 x 2160
    Hard Drives
    512 GB M.2 SSD
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