Why Need to Adjust Partition Size?
With the development of the society, computer has played an essential role in your daily life. But with time goes by, your increasing data and installing application program make the space of C drive become less and less. This will directly influence your system performance and indirectly affect your work and life. Besides, many computer manufacturers ship their PCs with only one or two partitions on the hard drive. It isn’t enough for computer users. Therefore, adjusting partition size reasonably is significant for you.
AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard Edition
AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard is free software to help you manage your partitions. With this software, you don’t need to worry the low disk space of your C drive. It is so wonderful for you, isn’t it? What’s more, it can support many operating systems such as Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP, all editions.
- Resize Partition: shrink or expand your partition s you like
- Move Partition: change the position of partition
- Merge Partition: merge two partitions or merge non-contiguous unallocated space to any partitions
- Split Partition: split one big partition into two or more
- Convert Data Disk between MBR and GPT Styles
- Windows to Go Creator: make your system boot from a flash drive on any computer
- More Features…
How to Use It to Adjust Partition Size
With this software, it can shrink your partition to solve some problems you may come across such as one of your partitions is very big while the other one is so small or you need to create a new partition to store your data separately. The following will show you how to shrink your partition.
Step1: Install and launch the software.
Step2: Choose D drive, right-click D drive and then select Resize Partition.
Step3: In the pop-up window, position the mouse pointer on the right handle to decide how much space you want to shrink and then click OK.
Step4: After click OK, you will return to main interface again and you will see D drive is changed from 233.82 to 168.67GB. If you want to operate this performance, click Apply.
From the steps you can easily shrink your partition. And you can use the unallocated space to extend your C drive. May be some users think Windows built-in tool Disk Management also can extend partition, there is no need to use third-party software. But Disk Management has its own limited when you extend partition. Because the function of extending partition is only available when there is unallocated space next to the partition you want to expand. Compared with Disk Management, AOMEI Partition Assistant is more freely to increase the space of partition. Furthermore, the other features are also useful for you.