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    New Partition in Windows XP Laptop !

    Hello Everybody,
    Hope you are doing great, today !

    Is there a way to make a new drive with spare space in existing XP Partition without formating the system.
    I have IBM Thinkpad X31 with only C: drive. I want to make D: drive with spare space and install linux OS on it.
    Why because : I donot have bootable XP CD and my laptop does not support booting from external CD-ROM. That's why IBM has given "Recover to Factory" settings on boot menu.
    Please help.

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    Linux Guru reed9's Avatar
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    Boot up something like parted magic and use gparted to resize.

    This is for vista but the principle is the same.
    Using GParted to Resize Your Windows Vista Partition :: the How-To Geek

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