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Jul 16, 2013, 01:21 AM
A friend has 80% of the drive formatted as "Free Space" He cannot access it and we can't find a way to delete the partition.

he effectively has 100GB available. I tried to change the partition to OSX Journaled. But it doesn't stick.

Any assistance or pointers?

Jul 16, 2013, 10:55 AM
Can you resize the existing partition to take over the free space? Give this (http://osxdaily.com/2009/11/20/resize-partitions-in-mac-os-x-with-disk-utility/) a look.

If you are still stuck, go to the partition tab in Disk Util and post a screen shot up here so we can take a look.