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I'm trying to increase the size of my boot partition because Arch keeps complaining about it. I have GParted on a USB flash drive. When I restart, there's no option to boot from the flash drive rather than the harddrive. How do I tell Arch to boot from the USB instead?

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It's not Arch that you want to tell to not from there, you need to let your BIOS know. Go into your boot settings and set it to boot from USB.

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Yes you cannot use gparted from within a system to resize. There are filesystems that you can resize on the fly like btrfs. You can copy your system to disk and copy it back onto a new partition scheme. Boot into from your bios.

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