Splitting partition on Windows 7 is actually to divide one partition into two or more, thereby increasing partition numbers for the sake of storing different kinds of data. Some users may raise the question why using splitting partition technology since in Windows 7, there is a Shrink Volume function which is able to realize increasing partition numbers? Indeed, we can shrink a partition first and then use the shrunk space to create a new partition by using Windows 7 disk management tool, but the operations seem a little complicated. But if we use MiniTool Partition Wizard, professional partition magic, to split partition on Windows 7, the operations are simplified and we can finish it in one step. In the process, partition data won't be influenced. Some users may doubt that, so we'll demonstrate it in detail.
How to split partition on Windows 7?
Before splitting partition on Windows 7, please visit the official website https://www.partitionwizard.com/ to download MiniTool Partition Wizard and install it. After that, launch the professional partition magic. We'll see its main interface.
We can see states of disks and partitions. Many partition management functions are hidden in "Actions and Wizards" column and we can click ">>" to check them. Right click the partition that will be split and select "Split" function. The following interface will be shown.
We can drag the button to resize the split partition. After that, click "OK" to return to the main interface.
Back to the main interface, we can see partition states have changed. The original Partition G: has diminished and Partition H: appears. But the operation is not realized yet. Please click "Apply" to finish it. Through the above demonstration, we know this partition magic can more quickly split partition on Windows 7.
Surely, not only splitting partition is so simple, the operations of the other functions are simple likewise. MiniTool Partition Wizard, equipped with dozens of partition management functions, is your best choice to manage partitions better.