How can I add more space to my Ubuntu installation partition?

Immanuel Jacob August 24, 2012
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I allocated only 10 GB space for my Ubuntu 12.04, but now I want to add extra 30 GB for my OS because that 10 GB was not enough for my usages. Now what can I do?

  1. Naoman Saeed
    September 9, 2012 at 1:55 pm

    Try GParted or Partion Magic

  2. gpvprasad
    September 3, 2012 at 9:07 am

    you can mount it.

  3. isabellefloyd
    August 29, 2012 at 4:40 pm

    Or, if you installed with Wubi, everything you need to know is here:

  4. Rajaa Chowdhury
    August 29, 2012 at 1:48 am

    Or you can go the other way round and install EASEUS Partition Master 9.1.1
    (Freeware) in your Windows from the download site and then increase your Ubuntu installation partition graphically. I presume it will be a simpler method. :)

  5. iVad3r
    August 24, 2012 at 8:29 pm

    Well you will need to go into your your main partition (like windows) and open "Create and format hard disk partitions", then shrink the partition for Windows by 30GB, then boot into you Ubuntu INSTALL DISC and open Gparted then expand your Ubuntu partition.