Possibly, many Windows XP users have come across the problem of insufficient partition space. Generally, in this situation, the first solution to increasing partition size in XP that firstly occurs to us is deleting a partition and then creating a new larger partition. The most serious consequence is calling forth data losses, and this operation is only counted as recreating partition instead of increasing XP partition size. However, to increase partition in XP, no data damage should appear.
What is resizing partition without damaging data?
Resizing partition without damaging data, simply speaking, is that we can resize partition freely and no data damage occurs and all applications run normally after the resizing. The built-in disk management tool in the latest operating systems Windows Vista and Windows 7 is in support of resizing partition without damaging data, but Windows XP users can not change the operating system to increase partition size. What's more, the built-in disk tool has many limitations and its extending function and shrinking function are not very useful. What's users really need is a flexible tool which can resize XP partition freely. The partition magic MiniTool Partition Wizard, undeniably, is the best choice for all windows XP users. With unique data protecting mode, powerful resizing function and simple operations, the partition magic is able to help users increase XP partition size easily.
From the above screenshot, we can see its simple operating interface. The option "Using Enhanced Data Protecting Mode" checked by default is a unique data protecting mode, guaranteeing data security to the largest extent in the resizing process. So we should keep it checked. When resizing partition, we can drag the two triangles to change Partition Handle, thereby resizing partition. Certainly, we can also input exact value to resize partition.
Powerful partition magic – MiniTool Partition Wizard
As professional partition magic, MiniTool Partition Wizard has many other disk management functions besides resizing partition.
Copying partition is an important partition, which is of great importance in saving important data. From the above picture, we can see the simple interface and operation prompts of MiniTool Partition Wizard, which facilitates copying partition greatly.
Resizing partition is important, but merging partitions is vital as well. For the sake of resizing partition conveniently, MiniTool Partition Wizard also provides us with function of merging partitions without damaging data.
Besides the essential functions possessed by a piece of partition magic, MiniTool Partition Wizard also provides users with function of wiping data. Users who know about computer storage style know that the deleting function provided by Windows is not safe, because much data recovery software can recover the deleted data easily. But the wiping function of MiniTool Partition Wizard is able to prevent the wiped data from being recovered. From the above picture, we can see this partition magic could wipe data seven times, and that is the highest data wiping demand required by the United States Department of Defense. So the wiped data can not be recovered.
The partition magic MiniTool Partition Wizard also has many other excellent functions. And for home users and individual users, it is free partition magic. Wanting to try this partition magic, please visit http://www.partitionwizard.com to download it for free.