View Full Version : [ubuntu] cant install ubuntu with xp its says The resize operation has been aborted

October 22nd, 2008, 07:27 PM
ive tried to install ubuntu but when i get to the part of partition
it give me this messege
An error occurred while writing the changes to the storage devices The resize operation has been aborted
i have 250GB hard drive
and the xp is installed on the all drive
so ive tried to resize it to 150Gb but its give me this messege can u help me? ty

October 22nd, 2008, 08:13 PM
My guess is that the NTFS volume's dirty bit is set and so the resize refuses to take place in case it would corrupt that volume. I suggest you try the parted magic unetbootin utility you can find here: