Windows Server 2003 is a new generation server operating system officially released by Microsoft on the basis of Windows NT Server and Windows 2000 Server in April, 2003, and it is mainly used to construct web service on Internet/Intranet. Compared with Windows 2000 Server, Windows Server 2003 not only improves in security, reliability, availability and scalability, but also supports core functions of connecting Windows.NET, so Windows Server 2003 is also called Windows.NET Server 2003. And just because of this feature, Windows Server 2003 became the most powerful server operating system at that time. However, in real world, everything has its own defect, and Windows Server 2003 is not an exception. The defect of Server 2003 is that it can not resize partition in Windows 2003 perfectly. Reading here, some users may think it is easy to resize partition in Windows 2003, and what they need is just a piece of partition magic. Nevertheless, is it really easy to resize partition in Windows 2003 as users imagine? It is of course not. As Windows Server 2003 is server operating system, much partition magic can not be compatible with it. Therefore, to resize partition in Windows 2003, we need a piece of partition magic which is compatible with Windows Server 2003. Here, MiniTool Partition Wizard, a powerful partition magic developed by MiniTool Solution Ltd., is recommended.
Resize partition in Windows 2003 with MiniTool Partition Wizard
Just now, we said MiniTool Partition Wizard can be compatible with Windows Server 2003. Maybe, some users are doubtful about this judgment. Now, in order to prove this point of view, let me demonstrate how to resize partition in Windows 2003 with this partition magic.
First, free download it from its official website https://www.partitionwizard.com/. Then, install it. Next, after running it, we will see the following interface:
This is the main interface of this free partition magic. Here, we will demonstrate how to resize system partition in Windows 2003 with this free partition magic. Select Windows 2003 system partition, and then click "Move/Resize" to enter the resizing interface:
In this interface, we can drag black triangles or input exact value directly to change the length of the partition handle to resize system partition in Windows 2003. Here, drag the right triangle rightwards to extend Windows 2003 system partition. Then, click "Ok" to go back to the main interface:
The above main interface shows Windows 2003 system partition has changed and a pending operation appears in "Operations Pending" area. At this time, please click "Apply" to perform operation. After that, we are successful to resize system partition in Windows 2003.