Why use MiniTool Partition Wizard to align partition for Windows Vista?
Some users may know that Windows Vista SP1 is able to support management to 4K hard drive, so the partition formatted on Windows Vista and the later Windows operating systems are aligned by default. There are several methods for Windows Vista partition alignment, but why is MiniTool Partition Wizard used to align partition on Windows Vista? The reason is simple. Although we can use Windows built-in disk management tool to align partition for Windows Vista by reformatting the partition that is not aligned, all data in the partition will be lost in the process, which is hard to accept. But the free partition manager MiniTool Partition Wizard can align partition on Windows Vista without influencing partition data, so it can be taken as the best solution to Windows Vista partition alignment.
How to align partition on Windows Vista with MiniTool Partition Wizard?
Users who ever used MiniTool Partition Wizard before know that it is a partition manager of powerful functions and simple operations. And aligning partition for Windows Vista without data loss is only one of its functions.
To align partition on Windows Vista without data loss, we should download and then install MiniTool Partition Wizard. Then launch it and we'll see the following interface.
This is the main interface of MiniTool Partition Wizard. All partitions and disks on the computer will be shown. In the light of practical situation, please select the partition that will be aligned and click "Align Partition" function. Then the following interface will be shown.
We can see from the above interface that data in the selected partition is not lost and there is a pending operation appearing in "Operations Pending" area. This is only a preview effect. Then please click "Apply" to finish Windows Vista partition alignment.
If there is a partition that is not aligned in your Windows Vista, do not align it blindly. If there are important data in the partition, please use MiniTool Partition Wizard to align partition without damaging data. But if you haven't installed MiniTool Partition Wizard, please visit its official website https://www.partitionwizard.com/ to download and then install it.