Can you change a partition size without losing data?

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  1. poonmonster

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    Can you change a partition size without losing data? I have a 250 gig drive that I partitioned into 2, I didn't plan well. I made one about 75 gig too small and the other about 75 too big. The problem is that I don't have anywhere to move all the data off the drive and just repartition it.
     
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    You can use a program like Partition Magic.
     
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    I hadn't ever repartitioned a partition with data before, but i did it a few days ago with PM and it worked great
     
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    gparted works great. I've used it to resize numerous NTFS partitions and have NEVER had a problem with it.
     

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