Copying a partition (Become an expert)
Copying a partition can be a complex and long running operation. As there are implications to copying a partition, we discuss these along with the steps to copy a partition.
- Select the source partition to copy:
- Choose the Partition | Copy menu option to place a copy of the partition in the copy buffer.
- Optionally, if the destination device is different from the source device then select the destination disk device by choosing the GParted | Devices | [your-destination-disk-device] menu option, and the disk device is displayed in the main window.
- Select unallocated space for the destination. The destination ...