Implications of extending a partition on computer Tags: Windows 7 Partition Computers Last response: March 7, 2012 5:44 PM in Windows 7 Share tinashe84 March 7, 2012 5:16:44 PM Hello, I am in the process of installing windows 7 on my pc... I would just like to know what the implications of extending a partition are. Will I lose data that is on the partition I wish to extend??? Thanks More about : implications extending partition computer COLGeek a c 232 $ Windows 7 March 7, 2012 5:26:18 PM If you are using the Windows 7 Disk Management tool, you should not lose any data if the system can actually move/re-align the data. However, there is not 100% failsafe. Make a back up before you do anything. Good luck! tinashe84 March 7, 2012 5:32:27 PM k, let me give it a shot - thanks! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer COLGeek a c 232 $ Windows 7 March 7, 2012 5:44:31 PM If there any errors, the tool will let you know and will stop the process. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources EXTENDING WINDOWS PARTITION DRIVE C Forum Extending the C: drive Partition ? Forum Extending partition to the left with diskpart Forum Extending partition in Windows 7 Forum No boot after extending partition Forum Partition Magic magically trashed a partition of my disk. Forum Extended partition of External Hard Disk Forum Extending boot partition Forum extending a partition in my E & F Forum Problem in windows 7 disk partition Forum Extending unallocated space Forum have the bugs been worked out of the T5 yet? Forum How to best partition Windows 8 Forum Problem with HDD - extended partition cannot be undone- help Forum Maxtor Onetouch-Not Sure Why It is Not Being Recognized Forum Corrupted partition . How to recover it? Forum Window 7 this copy is not genuine Forum About open computer Forum I recently upgraded my computer from XP to Windows 7 and now my internet does no Forum My computer will not recognize my CD ROM drive (the D drive). Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !