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Windows XP expand partition

  • Have you ever encountered the problem that partition space is not enough in Windows XP? Do you want to solve the problem better instead of deleting partition data? If your answer is yes, expanding partition in Windows XP is the best choice.

    How to expand partition in Windows XP? Maybe many users have this question, because the built-in disk management tool in Windows XP has limitations and users can not use it to realize better management operations, including expanding Windows XP partition. However, it is unnecessary for users to feel frustrated. Although the built-in disk management tool fails to help users to manage partition well, we can still resort to the third-party partition manager to make it. And MiniTool Partition Wizard of comprehensive functions is the best choice.

    Comparison between MiniTool Partition Wizard and the built-in disk management tool
    We have mentioned that MiniTool Partition Wizard has very comprehensive functions. Compared with the system built-in disk management tool, it has many advantages.

    Partition management functionsBuilt-in disk management toolMiniTool Partition Wizard
    Create partition
    Format partition
    Delete partition
    Resize partition
    Move partition
    Merge partitions
    Copy partition
    Activate partition
    Change cluster size
    Wipe partition

    From the above table, we can see MiniTool Partition Wizard has more functions than the built-in disk management tool. And expanding Windows XP partition without damaging data is the best solution to lack of partition space.

    Expand partition in Windows XP with MiniTool Partition Wizard
    Before expanding partition in Windows XP without damaging data, we should firstly visit the official website https://www.partitionwizard.com/ to download and install MiniTool Partition Wizard. Then launch the partition manager and we'll see the following interface.



    This is the main interface of MiniTool Partition Wizard. Select the partition to be expanded and click "Move/Resize". The following interface will be shown.



    This is the interface of Move/Resize partition. Two methods are available. One is to drag the two triangles to lengthen Partition Handle, thereby expanding partition. The other is to input exact value in the textbox. After expanding partition, click "OK" to go back to the main interface.



    We can see from the main interface of MiniTool Partition Wizard that the selected partition has been expanded, but this is only a preview effect. We also need to click "Apply" to perform all previous operations, finishing expanding Windows XP partition in a real sense.

    It is so easy to expand Windows XP partition with MiniTool Partition Wizard. Actually, simple operations and security and reliability are also features of MiniTool Partition Wizard. For more detailed function information or if you want to download MiniTool Partition Wizard to expand partition in Windows XP, please visit the official website.