Vista Diskpart: Extend Volume


I have a W2K3 VM that has a 16GB virtual disk. And I just assign 8GB for the volume. Recently, I found 8GB volume is not enough. I am going to extend this 8GB volume to 16GB volume.

This post is talking about how to use diskpart in Vista Repair mode to extend volume.

Steps:

1. Boot Vista DVD in repair mode
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2. Launch command prompt
run diskpart
list volume

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3. select the volume that you want to extend

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4. Run “extend” syntax

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5. Volume extended.

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