Unpartitioning drives

  soberjaymz 09:16 23 Jan 2006
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Is there an easy way to un-partion a drive (XP)?

  rawprawn 09:22 23 Jan 2006

Control Panel/Admin Tools/Computer management/Disc management/ right click on the drive (partition) you want to delete and choose delete logical drive. YOU WILL lose all data on that drive and it is not recoverable.

  soberjaymz 09:29 23 Jan 2006

Thanks, very helpful!

  pj123 12:01 23 Jan 2006

You could give Ranish a try. Free download from:

click here

Although I have it on my computer I have never had cause to use it yet.

  stlucia 12:21 23 Jan 2006

I think rawprawn's suggestion will leave you with unallocated space where your drive used to be.

If you want to merge all your partitions into one, then pj123's suggestion, or Partition Magic, will do the job for you without loss of data.

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