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Expand partitions under windows

  • Computer users may fall into such a situation that the system prompts the destination doesn't have enough space when user downloads a large file. Under this circumstance, user has to consider adjusting disk partition mode to expand partitions. Though plenty of partition magic software that is able to expand partitions, user is strongly recommended to employ MiniTool Partition Wizard, a fantastic partition magic software which is not only able to expand partition, but perform various other needed yet advanced disk management operations without posing any damage over disk partitions.

    Principle on how to expand partitions
    User may fail to expand partitions if there isn't unallocated space available serving as free space for partitions to be expanded. If user doesn't have such unallocated space, you can also employ our partition magic software, MiniTool Partition Wizard, to first compress free space from other partitions (adjacent partitions) to spare unallocated and then expand partitions.

    Partition magic software - MiniTool Partition Wizard
    A powerful partition magic software developed by MiniTool Solution Ltd., MiniTool Partition Wizard is able to expand partitions, increase partition, extend partition, wipe partition, resize partition, merge partition, create partition, delete partition, format partition, convert partition format, copy partition, hide partition, explore partition, change drive letter, etc. Moreover, it runs perfectly under almost all Windows operating systems including Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and supports various file systems such as FAT12, FAT16, FAT32, NTFS4, NTFS5.

    Expand partitions with MiniTool Partition Wizard
    User should first download MiniTool Partition Wizard at MiniTool Partition Wizard Download Center for free and then install it to computer.
    Launch MiniTool Partition Wizard to meet the main interface:



    Select the desired partition to be expanded and then click "Move/Resize" to activate next window.



    Note:
    1. user is recommend to back up partition data before expanding partition.
    2. Unallocated space is a must to expand partition.

    User could expand partition by dragging the right arrow on the scrollbar or directly setting partition size in the textboxes below. After setting, click "OK".




    Last, click "Apply" to execute pending operation. Thus, our partition magic software, MiniTool Partition Wizard, would successfully expand partition without data loss.