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How To: Delete a partition using Fdisk utility in Linux

Q. My System have got two partition which i would like to delete and create one big partition. Now how would i delete the partition and create a one big partition ?

A. Fdisk is the utility which we will be using for this example. Though there are other options also like parted/gparted and use of them depends totally on personal preference. For Fdisk, you need to provide the device name as an argument.

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You got a new hard drive and attach it to your laptop/desktop but before you can use it, you need to partition and format the hard drive. This can be done with a series of easy steps. This is a small and easy tutorial which will show you how to use fdisk, one of very famous utility for disk partitioning.

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