Resizing ntfs partition

Andrew Jorgensen andrew.jorgensen at
Wed Feb 28 14:44:08 MST 2007

On 2/28/07, Jonathan Duncan <jonathan at> wrote:
> > Also, because defrag is running while the drive is mounted and the OS
> > is using it, some blocks are marked as unmovable because they belong
> > to files that are currently opened by the OS.  An offline,
> > memory-resident defrag would be necessary to completely shift the
> > drive's contents.
> Such as "Partition Magic"?  Amazing application.

Actually, according to the ntfsresize FAQ there are conditions where
the commercial resizing tools don't work but ntfsresize should.

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