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How to merge partition with unllocated space ? Ubuntu 18.04 & GParted

I would like to merge my ubuntu partition with unllocated space but I can't... Can you help me ? Thanks :) Gparted picture When I try to resize my partition
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merge storage partitions in Ubuntu command line

I have a main disk named /dev/vda1 and this is the storage properties: ubuntu@demo:~$ df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on udev 16G 0 16G 0% /dev tmpfs ...
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How to erase and merge partitions to Ubuntu start up USB drive?

I have a USB start up drive with 2 partitions. How can I erase them? I cannot.
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Merge / and home partitions [duplicate]

I used Linux 10 years ago for a couple of years and decided to use it again as my main OS this year. Initially, I installed Linux resizing my main Windows 10 partition. After a couple of weeks I ...
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Merging non-zero differing bytes in large files

I am trying to a salvage an old scratched DVD by ripping it to ISO. I have two readers and created an ISO from each. Each reader is unable to read certain different bytes of the DVD and replaces them ...
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How to merge two files as alternative lines?

I know how to merge two tables to print alternative lines in a new file, but I want to merge every two lines from file1.txt with one line from file2.txt. As an example: file1.txt is A a aa B b bb C ...
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Intelligent merge, with conflicted files duplicated

As a result of semiregular backups and a hard drive failure, I'm the proud owner of many similar but far but identical files and directories that haven't been curated carefully in years. There are ...
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Copy files, skip same size, overwrite different size, copy new

I need to back up my whole hard drive to an external drive. There is so many files that it has frozen a few times, and I'm afraid some files have only been partially copied. There has also been some ...
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Script with commands split & cat [duplicate]

I want to split an image.jpg into parts and merge it again. I used the following commands: split -b 1440 image.jpg # It divides it into 6 parts. cat xaa.jpg xab.jpg xac.jpg xad.jpg xae.jpg xaf.jpg &...
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Merge one folder onto another but keep diff (non-existing) files

Suppose I have the following structure: Folder-A File-1 File-2 File-4 Folder-A-1 File-5 File-6 Folder-A-2 File-7 Folder-B File-1 File-2 File-3 ...
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How to merge partitions with one partition is a Linux root partition

I have a Linux hard drive with two partitions: /dev/sdb1 16126 234437409 234421284 111,8G f W95 Ext'd (LBA) /dev/sdb5 16128 161870939 161854812 77,2G 83 Linux /dev/sdb6 * ...
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How to merge different partitions

I have Dell 3567 laptop. I want to merge sda3 and sda5 partitions. I don't want to keep data on sda5. I run GParted as bootable but honestly, I’m scared of making mistakes. Can you help me, please?
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Merge (extend) directory with another

I have two computers, lets call them movies and else, and I would like to symbolically merge files from else into movies. In //movies/usr/local/sbin I have: script1 and script2. and in //else/usr/...
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Can we get the Gnome3-Extention: Pixel-saver to be added into Ubuntu 17.10? How can we petition for this addon? [duplicate]

Our handicapped users really cannot live without this extension: Gnome 3 Addon: https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/723/pixel-saver/ Just as DashToDock will be adopted into the new Ubuntu, can ...
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How to merge multiple files of the same format into a single file? [duplicate]

I have many files of the following format (all of them contain headers and have the same number of columns): col1,col2,tt2,mm3 123,292810,1501223371-7504710,yes 1234,286130,1501223549-101722650,yes ...
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Create a PDF with specific page ranges of multiple PDF files?

I have found many related questions in this forum. But, none addresses my issue. Please double-check before marking it as duplicate. Suppose I have two PDF files. first.pdf having 10 pages. second....
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Merge terminal command with LaTeX

I am using following command to generate a non-copyable pdf gs -o output.pdf -dNoOutputFonts -sDEVICE=pdfwrite input.pdf The file input.pdf is created using LaTeX. Is it possible to merge the ...
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How do I extend ext4 partition using GParted? [duplicate]

I don't know how to extend partition sda6 (ext4) with the unallocated space 265.54 gib
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Merge all pdf files from one folder

I have 250 pdf files in one folder that I want to merge in one document. The order does not matter. Is there a simple way of doing it? I can use PDF-Shuffler as suggested here https://askubuntu.com/a/...
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Grow two Ubuntu partitions using unallocated space before them [duplicate]

I want to merge the unallocated space with my Ubuntu partitions. I want to add 80GB more to sda7 partition and allocate the remaining space to the sda8 partition. How can I do this with GParted? ...
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how to merge specific text files in a folder?

I have several text files in a single folder, and I would like to merge only certain sequential files into one long one (where one file comes immediately after the next). For example, I want to merge ...
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bash - merging 2 files using 2 common columns and add up the values of the 3rd column

I am new to the use of the bash shell and all the unix commands. So I hope my question is not too stupid, I could not find anything in the previously asked questions to help me solving my problem. I ...
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Merging nested folders

My first posting here. Even though it may seem like a common question, I've searched the entire forums and still couldn't find a solution to this specific problem. So I decided to ask. I'm having a ...
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How to find the same lines and merge the values?

I have the following tabular separated table: NM_000057 0 NM_000059 0 NM_000060 0 NM_000061 0 NM_000062 0 NM_000063 0 NM_000063 0 NM_000063 3 NM_000063 2 NM_000063 0 NM_000063 0 ...
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Ubuntu disk partition split

I am a beginning Linux user and I seem to have run into something of a conundrum. I am running Ubuntu 14.04 on an HP laptop, dual booted with windows 8.1, with a 500GB harddrive. It seems that upon ...
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What's the difference between gs and pdftk in merge pdf files?

Here is the script where I merge the Figure and Supplementary Figure together before we submit the paper. I would like to know the difference between gs and pdftk? gs -dBATCH -dNOPAUSE -q -sDEVICE=...
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merge 2 partitions (unallocated preceding) without losing data

I have 3 partitions in this order, 100gb (sda5,lba), 132gb(sda2,boot) and 230gb(sda3). sda5 is unused, sda2 is Windows and sda3 is Ubuntu. They are shown below: I want to merge the first and second (...
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How to Export several grep outputs into one file?

I have a little grep command line that finds certain values in a text file and exports them into a .csv-file. Here it is: cat file.txt | grep 'Values a' | cut -d' ' -f9 >a.csv cat file.txt | grep ...
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How can I merge partitions in Ubuntu 15.04?

I have installed Ubuntu 15.04 and it's my first time I am using Ubuntu. I installed it using 50 GB space first because I had Windows 7 installed previously and thought that i will make it duel boot ...
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Merging two partitions (Gparted) - Error: Cannot delete partition

Apparently, during the installation of Ubuntu 14.04, it did not delete an existing partition. Now, I want to merge that one with a new one (How to merge partitions?). However, deletion of the old ...
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Merging partitions microSD card [duplicate]

I formatted this two partitions of my microSD card and now I want to merge them.. How to do that?
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Merging/joining a lot of csv files with numeric digits in the file name

As we process our csv data, we generate a lot of output files with 30 000 lines in each one of them. They all have the same columns/fields. They are all also in csv format and we put them into the ...
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merge files in different directories running a script on terminal

I am new to UBUNTU. How can I merge files in different directories? Using cat to merge them all is a meticulous task. It is the only way I know. Thanks in advance, Saikat
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How Can I Merge Multiple Directories into One

I have multiple files in multiple folders under one directory that need to be in one folder. Is there a command line that can help me accomplish this?
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Merge all files from directory tree

I have a directory called /home/foobar/ which contain numerous text files in numerous sub directories. I need to generate a file which has the merged content of all the files inside this directory ...
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What does it mean for two partitions to be adjacent? [closed]

I keep reading that to merge two partitions, they must be adjacent. But I haven't found any definition of the word "adjacent" in this context. How do I tell whether two partitions are adjacent?
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How to merge partitions without losing data? [closed]

Simplest question to my query is to how 'Merge 2 Partitions' ? I have 123 GB of free space(unallocated) and a 115 GB Partition (NTFS) with a lot of data (90 GB to be precise) I want the 123 GB to be ...
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Merge multiple webm files using avconv

I have multiple .webm files in one location, say as inside video folder. I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 32bit system. I want to merge all my webm files in one output.webm file. I have read about ffmpeg, but ...
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Partition merging with Gparted

I need to merge tow partitions with Gparted. My main partition is: /dev/sda6 And i want to merge /dev/sda5 partition into the main partition. sda5 is empty and unused partition. Please see the ...
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What is Tree and Merge Source?

I did a bzr merge, and I always forget what the merge source represents, and what the tree represents. Which one is my code, and which one comes from the branch I merged with?
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Merge files into one folder [duplicate]

I have 50 plus folders with photos in it. I want to ask if it is possible to put this photos in one folder using terminal. Thanks in advance.
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How do I combine hundreds of folders using command line

I have 535 folders (recup_dir.1, recup_dir.2, ..., recup_dir.535) and I want to merge (combine?) the contents of those folders into a single folder (lets say a folder named recup_dir). Some files ...
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Move unallocated space so it can be assigned to an existing partition

I have an issue that I cannot seem to solve, please see the following screenshot: The circles represent the key symbols which aren't removed even during live session from a bootable USB of Xubuntu. ...
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How to combine multiple hard drives in ubuntu server?

So I have my main hard drive at C:\ which I installed Ubuntu Server 14 on. I have a second hard drive with nothing in it at D:\ how can I combine them? What I want: C:\ drive is 180 GB. and D:\ ...
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The partitions can't be merged because they don't see each other

I have the following where /dev/sda2 - Windows7 and "unallocated" is the partition I want to add to my current Linux installation at /dev/sda6. But I can't do this for some reason. Even when I ...
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Create a single pdf from multiple text, images or pdf files

I have a bunch of text files, images and pdf files which I want to convert into a single pdf file. How do I do it?
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How do I combine Multiple TIF files into a Single TIF file?

I have a series of TIF files and would like to convert them into a Single TIF file How do I do that?
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How to merge two .iso split-files into one image-file?

I am following this tutorial, in order to install Android onto my computer via Virtual Box. My problem is, they want you to download: liveandroidv0.3.iso.001 liveandroidv0.3.iso.002 Then they want ...
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How can i use the unused space in my HDD and restore it back to original form ?? does Gparted tool help?

I installed a couple of Ubuntu versions previously only to be deleted or unused leaving the allocated space they used haunted.Using a tool like GParted how can I merge all those pieces into my ...
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How to merge several PDF files?

There are a lot of software in Windows to merge PDF files but how can we do the same in Ubuntu?