[Ilugc] Best way to Partition free space to Some File systems like NTFS

Arun Khan knura9 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 31 11:55:01 IST 2012


On Mon, Jul 30, 2012 at 10:21 PM, Rajagopal Swaminathan
<raju.rajsand at gmail.com> wrote:
> Greetings,
>
> On Mon, Jul 30, 2012 at 10:07 PM, Krishnan M <tcekrishnancse at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> Either using "gparted" to partition it once i done with installing Ubuntu
>> 12.04
>> or Is there some other best approaches are there?
>>
>>
>
> gparted is safe bet. Confirm if it supports NTFS though.
>

+1 for gparted to resize the partitions.  As always make a backup of
any data on the Ubuntu partition before shrinking the partition size.

OP can always use Windows to do "native" NTFS format on the freed up space.

-- 
Arun Khan
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