When buying a computer or an additional hard drive, you need to format and make partitions.
When you are not satisfied with the breakdown of your hard drive, you can repeat this operation again.
You will need
- Acronis Disk Director Suite software.
Before starting this operation on the partitions,It is necessary to close all applications that can access the hard disk during their work. Run the program and select the drive that you want to merge. Right-click on the disk icon and select "Merge ?."
In the opened window, select another hard disk partition that you would like to merge. Click "Next?.
In the next window, select the disk partition and the folder to save the data from the merged partition.
If you want to move the files to a new folder, click? Create a new folder? And give her a name.
Select this folder and click? OK ?.
In the main window of the program, click the menu? Operations? -? Run ?.
In the window that appears, click the "Proceed" button.
The entire merge process takes place in MS-DOS mode, i.e. You will need to restart the operating system. In the opened window? Warning? Click the "Restart" button.
When the operating system is booted, the procedure for merging the two partitions of the hard disk will begin. The operation can last several hours, so you can safely do your own business.
When you next boot the operatingA notification appears informing you that the disk partitions have been successfully merged. With this program, it is possible to combine not only disks with one file system, but with different systems (NTFS and FAT32).