WFBS and partition shrinking

Discussion in 'Wii - Backup Loaders' started by DigitalSquirrel, Jul 1, 2009.

  1. DigitalSquirrel
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    DigitalSquirrel GBAtemp Regular

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    Has anyone tried using the windows Disk Management to shrink a WFBS partition that has ISO in it? I'm thinking it would be a bad idea.. but it would be nice to know if anyone has tried it.
     
  2. Col70

    Col70 GBAtemp Regular

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    Conversly has anyone done the opposite and increased the partition?
     
  3. supermodchips

    supermodchips GBAtemp Regular

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    I doubt it would work as WFBS is a newly developed structure that is used nowhere else. Chances are that it would just be read as corrupted data.
     
  4. Snave2008

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    I'd also like to know about expanding the partition. I stupidly only made the partition 200gb and I'm fast approaching the limit!
     
  5. kwirky

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    It can't be done with the tools that is currently available. You will need to make your own tool or edit the partition table with a hex editor.