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Manage Partitions with GParted How-to by Curtis Gedak

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Identifying proper disk device (Must know)

Before performing any partition editing, it is important to select the correct disk device. To do this we look at details, such as size, model, manufacturer, and device name. These details contain valuable information that will guide selection of the correct device.

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  1. Size is the first indicator of which device to choose. To select a device, go to the GParted | Devices menu option and select a device of the correct size.
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  2. If there is more than one device of the same size, additional information is needed. To view more device information, select the View | Device Information menu option, which ...

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