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Johnny Mack, Mac Support Specialist
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How do i get rid of a partition no longer needed on my iMac

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how do i get rid of a partition no longer needed on my iMac desktop running osx10.6.8 to release 80gb of much needed space to upgrade to mountain lion …please
Much appreciated
PS it's not this computer but my wife's
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Johnny Mack replied 2 years ago.
Hello there! We must use disk utility to delete the partition below is a how to

Open disk utility from/Applications/Utilities/Disk Utility,
Select the first hard drive icon in the list ( on the left hand side of the window should say your hard drives size then hitachi or samsung as the name)
select the Partition tab, click the – button to remove it, and increase the size of your Mac partition afterwards
Expert:  Johnny Mack replied 2 years ago.
Hi I am showing that you might of replied but i do not see a reponse please post again if you would like to continue.