Don’t want to shell out your hard earned cash on Norton Ghost or Partition Magic? You can learn how to nixCraft: Resize windows Partition with Open Source Software using a Linux Live CD called Knoppix. Seriously, if the tool gets the job done why on earth would you feel you need to spend money on any “branded solution” to tweak your Windows partition? I for one hope that open source solutions like this become more plentiful in the coming years because it’ll light a fire under some of the larger companies engaged in currently providing us with these solutions.
Of course before you resize your partition using either commercial or open-source software, make sure you have a good backup!