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Hi all im new here and am not sure is there is a way to fix my problem but here it goes... lol Ok iw ant to install Linux but ...
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    Partition Problem....


    Hi all im new here and am not sure is there is a way to fix my problem but here it goes... lol

    Ok iw ant to install Linux but keep windows, so i need to create some unpartitioned space..

    but my windows XP in on a seperat partition from my other stuff.... have no clue why, thats just how my comp came :blink:

    so i was wundering if there was anyother way i could create some unpartitioned space for linux.

    i have a 200gb HHD so i can spare as much as needed basicaly lol

    i also have tryed useing Partition Magic 8.0 but when i try to run it i get an error saying "Init Failed: Error 117, Partition's drive letter cannot be identified"

    I hope some one can help me as i would really like to try out linux for the first time!!

    Thanks everyone!

    keef

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    You will need to resize the Winblows partitions to make space to load Linux
    on. You may want to use a live linux CD to test drive, just go to
    www.distrowatch.com

    and have a good time shopping.
    Research, research, research before you walk the plank.
    Registered Linux User #398829

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