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Create partition on USB drive w/o losing data?


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I have a 500GB USB drive that has about 200GB free, and I'd like to create an 8GB partition to restore an image to to boot from...is there a way to create this partition without erasing any of my existing data on the drive?
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What file format is the drive using? If you're using HFS+, Disk Utility can create a partition without destroying data.
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