How to Resize Windows Server 2003 System Partition?

How to resize Server 2003 partition with Partition Software under Windows Server 2003? Partition Assistant is a professional partition manager for both 32 bit and 64 bit Windows Server 2003. If you are server 2003 administrator and would like to resize the system partition and manage disk, how can you do it? This is an article especially on this topic.

December 23, 2014

How to Resize Windows Server 2003 System Partition?

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As a result, you should use professional partition software to resize Windows Server 2003 partition. AOMEI Partition Assistant Server Edition is the very software to do such professional job. This tool can process advanced partition operations without data loss for Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, including Extend Partition Wizard, resize and move partition, allocate free space, merge partitions, align partition, convert MBR/GPT disk, dynamic disk management, migrate OS to SSD, etc. with all hardware RAID series supported. It adopts the most for Server 2003, advanced ability to analyze sector-grade sever data and redistribute free disk space. With its assistance, you are able to perform extra partition management operations on your Windows Server 2003 (32 bit or 64 bit) with high efficiency and low cost.

You don't need to use traditional method to backup all the data then delete and recreate the partitions, just for the purpose of resize Server 2003 partition to realize better performance of the windows 2003; you just use this AOME Partition Assistant Server Edition while your Windows 2003 is running. You can hot resize server 2003 partition without your work interrupted with this magic software and our free technical support. You can merge two or more partitions into a larger one, or split a larger partition into two or more small partitions. You can move partition, extend partition and shrink partition as you wish without data loss.

Instance Study: Purpose extending system C: partition. You can follow the steps below:

1. Launch AOMEI Partition Assistant Server Edition and you will get the following window. There are two partition C: and D: on the Disk 1.

AOMEI Partition Assistant Server For Extend Server 2003 System Partition

2. Right click on D: partition and select "Resize Partition" in the drop-down menu.

Resize Partition Windows 2003

In the pop-up window, put the mouse pointer on the left slider bar and drag it rightwards when the mouse pointer changes to a double-headed arrow.

Shrink Partition

3. After clicking "OK", you will find a block of unallocated disk space locates on the right side of C: drive. Then, right click on C: drive and select "Resize Partition" in the drop-down menu.

Resize C Drive

In the pop-up window, you can extend system C: partition by dragging the right slider bar rightwards. Also, you may change the partition size by inputting the number manually.

Resize System Partition Server 2003

6. Click "OK" to return the main window. There are two records in the "Pending Operations" (Please refer to the following screenshot marked in red region). To save the changes, click "Apply" button on toolbar to perform these operations.

Click Apply

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Window Server 2003, a server operating system produced by Microsoft, is a most commonly used server system around the world. It is more scalable and delivers better performance than Windows 2000. Although later on Microsoft has released the Windows 2008, which is the latest Server system, Window 2003 is still has most of the users according to an IT survey. If you are server 2003 administrator and would like to resize the system partition, how can you do it? This is an article especially on this topic.

Windows 2003 has improved disk management functions, including the ability to back up from shadows of files, allowing the backup of open files. No matter you are using a web edition, standard edition, enterprise edition or home edition, when you come to the question of disk management, you must know how to resize partition and manage partition. It is the most frequently asked questions by server 2003 administrators. The system itself only has the related ability like create partition and delete partition.