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When you create two or more logical volumes (drives) from one physical hard disk (or other storage device), you're working with partitions.

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Merge 2 partitions with OEM in the way

My disk looks like this what can I do to extend C: to occupy that unallocated space at the end? Preferably without deleting the OEM My laptop is an Asus Zenbook UX303UB
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Shrinking a RAID1 to free up space on the HDD for a new RAID1 Partition

I set up a webserver a while ago and made a mistake. I do have the following: /dev/md0 swap (made from sda1 and sdb1) /dev/md1 /boot (made from sda2 and sdb2) /dev/md2 / (made from sda3 and sdb3)...
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USB partition / volume ID path alternative that's constant over different machines

I have a USB drive with a two RAW / empty filesystem partitions and no drive letters assigned. "mountvol" lists an absolute path that is accessible on that machine regardless of the assigned drive ...
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Is there danger in accessing a third partition from my virtualbox guest installed on a partition

I recently configured my laptop to dual boot windows 10 and ubuntu 16.04. The set up is that I have 6 partitions on a single 1TB drive, of those only 3 are set up as usable drives (rest are recovery, ...
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Can I convert a partition from logical to primary on a PC that isn’t booting to Windows 10? [duplicate]

I have the this configuration for my hard drive: Partition 1 has the Windows 10 installation encrypted with BitLocker. Partition 2 was autocreated during OS installation. Partition 3 used to be ...
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How to mount userdata_b in stot_a in A/B partition device? [migrated]

I have a Tissot (mi a1) with TWRP dual booted by separating vendor_a, vendor_b, userdata_a, userdata_b. It is dual booted by cosmicdan's twrp with Resurrection remix ( slot_a) official and Dotos ...
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Cannot boot into macOS after attempting to remove Ubuntu partition

Issue + background I have Ubuntu 18.04 dual booted on my 2015 MacBook Pro 15". I tried to remove the Ubuntu partition using Disk Utility, which failed ('internal error'). After a restart, the only ...
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Two recovery partitions - which one is the relevant one?

I had an issue that I was unable to (re-)enable bitlocker encryption(*). Digging deeper I found that the reason for that was, that my recovery environment was disabled (why and at what occasion that ...
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Resizing “extended” partition on MBR formatted HD

My desktop has an SSD formatted as MBR. The desktop is a multiboot system (Win10 and UBUNTU). Win10 is updated with the latest version (1803). The SSD contains partitions (in sequence of appearance)...
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Windows 10 not showing files and folders in E drive

I've partitioned my HDD into 4 parts - C, D, E, H drives. Recently E drive got full. After that, its files and folders disappeared. I also have dual boot Ubuntu. I can see the files and folders on ...
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exFAT shows 3TB used, but no files show on drive

I have an 8TB exFAT formatted external hard drive that I use for storing movie backups for my Plex server. It originally had two ~4TB partitions. First partition for Plex movies and the other for ...
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Unsharing the ESP drive

So the F:ESP drive finally popped up on my computer. I understand it is a partition used in updating But my concern is that this drive is shared with EVERYONE. It seems to contains lots of personal ...
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Testdisk repair partition can't recovered

I am trying to restore partitions on an hard drive. The partition was suddenly destroyed during operation. I am using TestDisk 7.0. When I try to find and repair the partition, the following warning ...
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windows xp installer cannot create partition in empty slot

I mainly use Linux, and have 3 partitions (which I do not want to change) on my MBR disk. I have one slot available for Windows XP, for occasional use offline, such as updating my BIOS. How do I ...
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External HDD wont format to full size

I have a Seagate 3TB external hard drive, I accidentally formatted it when creating a bootable USB using power ISO. When attempting to reformat it back to the default NTFS, it cannot be formatted to ...

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