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Possible to safely change size of partition? Windows XP, NTFS

Possible to safely change size of partition? Windows XP, NTFS

I currently have a 160GB drive partitioned as C: (Windows, Primary) and D: (data). I was a terrible estimator in the beginning, and the C: drive is approaching capacity, whereas I have ~35GB spare on the data drive.

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Guest [Entry]

Yes - you can use Partition Magic or the like to do this. Defragmenting your drive first should give you a bit more space at the end of the drive to work with.
Guest [Entry]

You can also use a free program called NTFSResize, available on a bootable SystemRescueCD.
Guest [Entry]

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