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Ok i have this free space here.

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by FRF23399, Sep 25, 2007.

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  1. FRF23399

    FRF23399 Thread Starter

    Aug 3, 2007
    OK i just uninstall ed ubuntu from my system so now i just have windows vista.

    I right clicked on my computer and click manage , i then went to driver management and then i saw free space of about 33.76 GB that was the GB that i shranked my other drive to install ubuntu but i do not have ubuntu anymore so is there a way i can get that 33.76 GB back into my drive i right click on my other drives there is no option to extend my drive. can someone help me thanks a lot.

    I am using windows vista home premium
    i have a laptop
    acer aspire9410
    memory: 1014

    if u need anymore information tell me thank you.
  2. Elvandil


    Aug 1, 2003
    Have you removed the partition?

    If you want to extend the system partition, you can do it with third-party tools or from the Vista Recovery Environment with diskpart.exe.
  3. crjdriver

    crjdriver Moderator

    Jan 2, 2001
    I do not know about home since I do not use it however vista business and vista enterprise allow you to manage partitions from within windows ie disk management.
  4. loserOlimbs


    Jun 19, 2004
    In ultimate as well, you should be able to delete the old partition, then grow the main partition to that free space.

    Not 100% sure about home, but I would say it should still work.
  5. AustinM


    Feb 7, 2004
    right click on computer, select Manage, select Disk Management. Right click on the 33.76 GB partition of the disk you had Ubuntu on, select Delete Volume. That 33.76 GB should now be listed as Unallocated. Right click on the primary partition on that disk, select Extend Volume.
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