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How to merge partitions?

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wmk
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My external hard disk (previously my laptop's internal HD) only has 160GB, with 2 partitions. My new internal HD is an Intel SSD 520 with 240GB.
I am using the 160GB one as a back up. As space is limited in that HD, I would like to merge the 2 partitions together to form one single larger volume.
How do I go about doing that?

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whs
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In Disk Management, right click on the rightmost partition and delete Partition and Volume until you have 'unallocated space ' (not freespace). Then right click on the leftmost partition and 'Extend' - the upcoming wizard will guide you.

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noone
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this video may help u., http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HcBYY2UBtQA

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