Since Windows Server 2003 operating system takes small partition space, the reservation space of system partition may be small as well when users install this operating system, which seems reasonable. There is no problem at the beginning. But as time passes by, users may install much software (such as database, anti-virus software and some commonly used apps) and multitudinous temporary files may be stored to system partition. Those all are likely to cost lots of space. Therefore, system partition may lack space down the road. This will lead to much warning information of lacking space, slow operating of Windows Server 2003 or even computer down. Those phenomena will influence users to use the operating system. Some users may think of extending partition. Then how to extend 2003 partition?
Best choice for extending partition for Windows Server 2003
The built-in disk management tool in Windows Server 2003 can not extend partition, so users have to resort to third-party partition magic to extend partition for Windows Server 2003. Since there are many important system files stored in system partition, users should use the partition magic of high security and operability. And the professional partition magic MiniTool Partition Wizard is recommended to users to extend 2003 partition, for it is of powerful functions which can help users realize almost all partition management operations and simple operations and security and reliability. Hence, MiniTool Partition Wizard can be taken as the best choice for extending partition.
How to extend 2003 partition?
Before extending partition for Windows Server 2003, please visit the official website https://www.partitionwizard.com/ to download MiniTool Partition Wizard and then install it. Then launch the partition magic and its main interface will be shown.
Select system partition and then click "Extend Partition" function. The following interface will be shown.
In the drop-down list, select the partition where the free space will be taken. Then drag the button to resize partition and corresponding partition sizes will change. After resizing, please click "OK" to go back to the main interface. Then click "Apply" to execute the operations, finishing extending partition for Windows Server 2003.