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I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a 500GB HDD and I want to make another partition just for storage. I tried with gpart but I can't resize it. How can I do this?

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You can ONLY change partitions that are unmounted so use the gparted live dvd. This is most likely asked before :) –  Rinzwind Jul 15 at 12:51
    
then how could I resize? I can't unmount as long as I am on Ubuntu:) –  user305646 Jul 15 at 13:00
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"... so use the gparted live dvd." –  Rinzwind Jul 15 at 13:06
    
but can i resize a partition with ubuntu on it, i tried with a usb with gpart but it wont let me resize it. –  user305646 Jul 15 at 15:37

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