Re: Best way to shrink Windows on new laptop?
On 01 Feb 2007, Terence wrote:
> On 31/01/07, Andrew Sackville-West <email@example.com> wrote:
> >On Wed, Jan 31, 2007 at 09:41:07PM +0000, Anthony Campbell wrote:
> >> On 31 Jan 2007, Andrew Sackville-West wrote:
> >> > On Wed, Jan 31, 2007 at 04:15:25PM +0000, Anthony Campbell wrote:
> >> > > On 31 Jan 2007, Anthony Campbell wrote:
> >> > >
> >> > > I failed to resize the Windows partition (Windows XP) with both the
> >> > > Debian installer disk and qparted. They appeared to work but at the
> >> > > the partition was still the same size.
> >> >
> I have used (several times) a Gnome gparted boot disc (iso's freely
> available- just google) on my company laptop and other machines.
> This is very impressive, easy and quick.
Already tried it; the resize option came up but the button to make it
actually do the job was greyed out.
Anthony Campbell - firstname.lastname@example.org
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