How to extend partition on Windows operating systems? In the era where computer has been developing so rapidly, the basic operations of Windows computer are known and favored by every people. Computer is really helpful for people no matter in work or study. Although computer has been used frequently, speaking of computer management especially Windows partition extension, few people know how to do. Operations to extend partition on Windows operating systems are quite complicated. For users who know little professional computer knowledge, Windows partition extension is extremely troublesome. Well, how should users do to avoid the complicated operations? In fact, users can adopt the third party software to avoid complicated operations, so as to extend partition on Windows computer easily and conveniently. We recommend a piece of excellent third-party partition magic which named MiniTool Partition Wizard. The excellent partition magic is developed by a professional Canadian company, which focuses on the study of partition magic, and equipped with powerful functions and simple operations. MiniTool Partition Wizard is more wonderful than other partition magic and is favored by a lot of user.
Now, let’s see how to extend partition on Windows with the help of excellent partition magic.
Windows partition extension
Firstly, users need to visit the downloading website of excellent partition magic – MiniTool Partition Wizard: https://www.partitionwizard.com/. From this website, users are able to get MiniTool Partition Wizard. Afterwards, according to the prompts, users should install the excellent partition magic on computer step by step. Then, for the sake of Windows partition extension, users are expected to run MiniTool Partition Wizard to see the following interface, which is the main interface of the excellent partition magic:
Two important components are included in above interface. The disk mapping section in the right side: it can reflect all kinds of information of current disk partition, so users can see them directly. The action panel in the left side: almost all operations have a corresponding function in action panel, so users only need to click the function to see its pop-up operating dialog box.
Well, users can select a partition in the right disk mapping section at first. Then, select a function in the left action panel. For example, if users select partition E: and click “Extend Partition”, the corresponding dialogue box of Windows partition extension will pop up.
At this time, users can find a drop-down list at the site of “Take Free Space From”. The drop-down list is used to select unallocated space or the partition with much unused space, so users can take free space to extend partition on Windows. System will select the partition which has most space left automatically for users. Of course, users can also select a partition as they want from the drop-down list. After selecting, users will find there is a small sliding button below at the site of “How much free space do you want to take”. Users can drag this sliding button to decide the space that will be used to extend partition on Windows. After that, users are expected to click “OK” button to return to the main interface of partition magic. Users will find the size of selected partition has been changed in the right disk mapping section. However, this is only the preview effect and users haven’t accomplished Windows partition extension yet. The last step users need to do is to click “Apply” button in the upper left of the main interface. In this way, users have applied previous operations to computer to change the size of partition in computer, so as to effectively extend partition on Windows.