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    Re-sizing partitions

    It was installed by installing win XP on the whole hard drive. The I installed SuSE linux on it. SuSE resized the windows partition and created one for itself and one for the boot bit. Would installign them in this way mess up the partitions?
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    Re-sizing partitions

    I am using PowerQuest PartitionMagic Version 8.0 (Build 1242) 16/09/2002.
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    Re-sizing partitions

    I checked the help bit and it says it fully supports Ext2. Its wierd, when I click on the windows partition, the "Resize a partition" button is available and when I click on the Ext2 partition, it goes greyed out.
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    Re-sizing partitions

    I have installed a trial version of partition manager. This is what it is showing... Local Disk(C: )________NTFS (*)__________________Extended SWAPSPACE2(*.)______Linux Swap Local Disk(*.)_________Linux Ext2 I clicked resize, clicked the correct drive, but it wouldnt let me click on the...
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    Re-sizing partitions

    Cool. Cheers mate. I'll give it a go...
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    Re-sizing partitions

    Hi, Does anyone know how to resize partitions? I have 3 partitions. 1) Linux 2) Windows XP 3) Grub OS loader. I want to shrink the linux partition and increase the windows one. If I manage to do this, will it corrupt the linux partition?
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    wireless keyboard and mouse

    Do you know if you lose any functionality by going through a USB KVM switch? I mean the extra keyboard buttons or extra mouse buttons?
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    Windows XP/Linux Dual Boot

    If you don't want to download it, have a look in a newspaper shop and look at the linux magazines. There is loads of linux operating systems that boot from cd and you usually get them with a magazine. Thats how I got one but I have unfortunately lent it to someone and forgot who that someone...
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    Interesting Question

    Cool. Cheers mate. I'll give it a go...
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    How can i reformat my pc?

    I rebuild my computers every 6 months or so...
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    How can i reformat my pc?

    If your using winxp, just put the cd in, boot from it, delete the partition, create a partition, then follow the interface for installing windows.
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    Interesting Question

    Hi, I was wondering if the following is possible or not. I want to put a message box on certain folders. To explain, when the user opens a certain folder, windows puts up a message on the screen with a message like "This folder is out of date, please use folder 3." or something along the...
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    Windows XP/Linux Dual Boot

    I don't know about Fedora but I installed SuSe linux and it took my windows XP partition, shrunk it, created a new partition, installed itself in the new partition and added a menu when the computer starts to let you chose linux or windows. Very cool and easy to do. I am a complete...
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