resize NTFS partition questions.

Coume - coume.mailinglists at
Thu Jul 22 07:37:07 UTC 2004

> >Someone mentioned qtparted previously but AFAICT it can only be used
> >when Linux is already installed.  My situation was that my customer had
> >a laptop with XP installed and wanted to add linux.  A single hard disk
> >and without physically removing the disk and connecting it to a running
> >linux system I had no way (at that time) to use the tools suggested.
> >
> >I wound up using Partition Magic, but really wanted to have a live-CD
> >bootable system that I could use without having to pay for the extra
> >tools.
> >
> >I was not sure if Knoppix contained qtparted and was out of time to
> >investigate but have since done that and was pleasantly surprised to
> >find it was there.  Now I have another toolbox.  
> >
> >Never too late for an old dog to learn new tricks.
> >
> >Jeff
> >
> >
> >  
> >
> We recently downloaded Knoppix and used qtparted on it to resize a NTFS 
> partition... works great!

You might want to check these 2 links:

They have qtparted as well as several other great tools! ;)


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