View Full Version : Boot Camp Dilemma! Unwanted partition creation...

Apr 2, 2007, 03:44 AM
Alright, I got the cannot move files around error message, and I did everything I possibly could to fix it. So my last option was to decrease the hard drive space for Windoze XP that way the files could move around a little better.

This worked! However, I did not want that much space (I dropped from 40GB to 29GB).

Thus creating my problem. I quit Boot Camp at the start installation/reboot screen. And it created a different partition.

A new partition with nothing on it whatsoever. I've tried everything:
Popping the XP disc in there to see if it would run that
Running disc utility (if i did it this way, I'd have to erase my data)
Running boot camp to combine the two
I tried downloading Drive Genuis, but that's a demo, and I cannot boot up from the CD because I do not have one.

If there is any way to combine partitions or to delete the other one without losing my stuff, please let me know!

Apr 2, 2007, 10:31 AM
Nevermind, problem solved. One of my friends had a disc and he came over and we fixed it.