Many computer users upgrade Windows XP into Window 7 for Windows 7 becomes mere and more popular. But they may meet such a difficulty that c drive is short of space during installing. Why can't we install Windows 7 on computer while Windows XP is possible? The reason is so easy. Windows 7 has much more system files than Windows XP. That is to say, we need allocate more space to c drive when installing Windows 7. if c drive space just meets for installing Windows XP, it can not reach the lowest configuration of Windows 7. At this time, we need MiniTool Partition Wizard, a partition magic, to help us expand c drive space. It will be the most effective and fast tool to help you upgrade operating system.
Deficient c drive space lead to installing failure
According to official prompts of Windows 7, c drive space needed to install Windows 7 should not be lower than 25G. If not, we can not install operating system successfully. Users who comprehend Windows 7 know Windows 7 itself just has about 7G of files. The main reason to require such large disk space is that users need to install many utility programs in daily life. However, authorized edition Windows XP only has the capacity of 2G. In order to save disk space, many users do not leave enough space for posterior operating system upgrade when installing Windows XP, which leaves hidden troubles for installing Windows 7. So, how can we solve this problem? Now, let's see how MiniTool Partition Wizard helps users solve the difficulty of c drive deficient.
MiniTool Partition Wizard helps users solve the difficulty of c drive deficient.
Before, we have talked about that there needs more space for installing Windows 7 compared with installing Windows XP. If users find c drive space can not reach the lowest system allocation requirement, they should adjust the size of c drive to avoid wasting precious time because of failure to install system. However, for Windows XP users, disk management tools of operating system can't help users expand c drive space. They need partition magic MiniTool Partition Wizard to help them solve this problem. When using this software, you do not have to worry about that original Windows XP is damaged. The reason is that MiniTool Partition Wizard is designed for the premise of bringing no harm to partition. With it, users can expand the capacity of c drive easily, and then install Windows 7 on c drive successfully.
Use MiniTool Partition Wizard to resize c drive
A great majority of users who use Windows XP are individual or home users, and this software is free for these two kinds of users, so MiniTool Partition Wizard is their best choice. Users can download and use it directly through visiting its official website: https://www.partitionwizard.com/. Pay attention: do not install it on the partition needed to be operated. After installing successfully, users can resize c drive.
First, run MiniTool Partition Wizard, and then enter into its main interface.
In the main interface, select c drive, and then click "Move/Resize" at tool bar. Then we will enter into the adjusting interface of partition capacity.
In the interface, users can adjust the size of c drive through changing the length of rectangle stick or inputting exact number directly. Attention: expanding the capacity of c drive must be at the premise of existing unallocated disk space near c drive. If there is no unallocated disk space near c drive, please resize the neighboring partitions.
After going back to the main interface, we can see c drive space has been expanded, but this is just a preview. If you are sure to get this effect, please click "Apply". MiniTool Partition Wizard will help you adjust the capacity of c drive.
Through the above demonstration, users can find the essence of using MiniTool Partition Wizard to solve the difficulty of c drive deficient is to use this partition magic to expand c drive space. We can also find it is so easy to operate MiniTool Partition Wizard. If you are worried about impossibility to install Windows 7 because of c drive deficiency, try using MiniTool Partition Wizard which can offer you the easiest and the most effective solution.