Partitioning an external drive

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by Mattlehat, Nov 23, 2011.

  1. Mattlehat macrumors newbie

    Jun 7, 2011
    I have an external hard drive that is partitioned into 3 areas: Time machine / Storage of DVD's / Spare.

    It appears I underestimated the space that Time Machine would use and want to juggle the capacity a bit. I have managed to reduce the storage area using Disk Utility>Partition (dragging the border method) but this only allows me to reduce that specific partition, not to then increase the Time Machine partition by the corresponding amount.

    Any tips?

  2. Mattlehat thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jun 7, 2011

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