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I clicked to replace Ubuntu with Mint, got to the next page, was unsure whether I would keep my dual boot after the installation so I went back to the page asked 1 year ago viewed 167 times active 1 year ago Related 1Tried installing Mint 17.1 64bit, deleted Windows 8.1 boot partition when I overwrited it with the Linux boot2Windows 8.1 Isn't there anyway just to ignore FSTAB? Ask a question and give support. his comment is here

TechSpot is a registered trademark. It didn't, now my drive lettering looks awful and it's confusing me lol. No PSAs unless relevant to an issue (it must be a comment). I have important data that I do not want to lose. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/i-somehow-messed-up-my-partition-and-cant-fix-it.138723/

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  1. D: http://imgur.com/a/9i1Wj permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]VelociraptorLlamaTrusted 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(2 children)You have two hard drives installed in your system. (would also explain the troubles you had while installing) a 64GB and a
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  3. Disconnected Disk0 Ran the recovery CD, fixed it Booted up fine, reconnected Disk0, still booted fine...
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My idea was to copy out of the old /home directory but that's failed. Ok so I wanted to shrink the size of one of my partitions to add to another. a community for 8 yearsmessage the moderatorsMODERATORSdiscobreakinTrustedSynth3t1cTrustedg2g079Trusted-MikeeTrusted, Live Chat Founderrod156TrustedKumorigoeTrusted, Live Chat AOPFoxletFoxdesgenTrusted, Wiki TeamPM_ME_LOOSE_LIPSTrusted, Wiki Teamabout moderation team »discussions in /r/techsupport<>X32 · 3 comments Reverse of a common problem: laptop (formerly using ExpressVPN to Please help, I'd much rather not go to the trouble of uninstalling linux if there's a quicker way.

Best of luck. Then I went into windows to find that the c drive's maximum size is 55gb even though it had been 500gb before. Can I create a recovery partition now? http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/messed-up-partition-table UNIX is a registered trademark of The Open Group.

Partition Manager shows only C, D and E, and the rest as Unallocated (540Gb).:eek::eek::eek:... Make backups, make certain that you are asking the software to really do what you think you are. Swap is swap, unless you select encrypted home directories. Type CLEAN Type CREATE PARTITION PRIMARY Type ACTIVE Type FORMAT FS=NTFS QUICK Type ASSIGN Type EXIT twice (one to get out of DiskPart, the other to exit the command line tool)

I have found that the reason for this problem is because the free space is called "free space" when it has to be called "unallocated" in order for it to be https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2005923 Otherwise I would do a full boot... If you want to hibernate, you need at least a swap size equal to the RAM (in GiBi-bytes). I know I am...

You could but seeing as the XP setup is not seeing the partitioner, my money would be on it being an unsupported SATA controller being the problem - which is not this content Jan 27, 2010 #12 normanepps TS Rookie Try Partition Magic Mar 1, 2010 #13 WinXPert TS Guru Posts: 445 Puppy Linux, it's lightweight and has GParted. Drivers Mount Drives or Partitions as a FolderHow to Mount a Hard Drive or Partition as a Folder in Windows 7 This will show you how to mount an existing NTFS That sorts out any filesystem and/or boot sector issues - though as I said that's not your problem here.

I don't need the Windows XP or the Windows 7 Beta installation (on disk0), I would like to combine those partitions back into 1 drive. General Discussion Partitions and drives.Dont ask me why I want to know, I am not really sure. All Rights Reserved. weblink The only way to boot right now is from the Mint Live-USB and when opening gparted, I only see 3 partitions: /dev/sda1 fat32 SYSTEM 512 MiB /dev/sda2 unknown 244 MiB /dev/sda3

Find More Posts by angloman Messed up drives and partitions « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Similar help and support threads Thread Forum I messed up the partitionsOK. Use common sense. It is just too sensitive to variations of recovery systems.

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Re: Hard Drive Partitions All Messed Up! Gareth Jones View Public Profile Find all posts by Gareth Jones #3 20th May 2013, 09:36 PM nonamedotc Offline Mithrandir Join Date: Mar 2011 Location: / Posts: 4,900 Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Apps & Software Today's Posts I somehow messed up my partition and can't fixit Byjakejake678 · 13 replies Nov 26, 2009 Ok well, here's the It only had one usable partition on the disk, i.e.

I deleted some files and now my computer is messed up !!! - Forum Numeric part of keyboard is messed up - Forum Can't find your answer ? You can use LABEL= or UUID= instead of /dev/ if you know the file-system label or UUID. Products, services, websites - we're here to help with technical issues, not market for others. check over here Post the output of the command: Code: for disk in /dev/sd?

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