About Symantec Partition Magic
Partition Magic is a computer program for hard disk drive partitioning. It is original made by PowerQuest corporation, but now owned by Symantec. It is capable of resizing NTFS, FAT16 or FAT32 partitions without data loss, and can copy and move partitions, including to other disks. It also allows you to convert between FAT16, FAT32 and NTFS, and modify the cluster size of FAT16, FAT32 and NTFS file systems. But for ext2 and ext3 partitions, it has limited supported.
Partition Magic runs on Microsoft Windows operating systems including Windows NT, 95/98, ME, 2000 and Windows XP, but the application is incompatible with server editions of Windows NT, 2000, nor 2003 by design - a more expensive product from the same manufacturer, ServerMagic, would handle these - nor does it run on Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, or 10 and must use a bootable disk for partitioning drives instead. Thus, many users would like to find an alternative to Symantec Partition Magic for partitioning hard disk drive more freedom.
The best alternative to Symantec Partition Magic
Symantec Partition Magic has so many great features for hard disk drive partitioning. But it does exist the problems. For the compatibility issues and other problems, you need to find an alternative to Partition Magic Symantec, and the AOMEI Partition Assistant Server should be the best partition magic software.
AOMEI Partition Assistant Server allows you to resize/create/delete/format/merge NTFS, FAT16, and FAT32 partitions easily.
AOMEI Partition Assistant Server allows you to convert between FAT32 and NTFS without losing data, and modify the cluster size of FAT16, FAT32, and NTFS file systems. You can also use it to convert MBR disk to GPT disk and vise versa. It also provides you disk copy wizard, extend partition wizard that can help you partition disk easily. You can even use this partition magic software to migrate OS to SSD in a simple few steps.
AOMEI Partition Assistant Server supports more file systems that besides NTFS and FAT12/FAT16/FAT32, it also supports exFAT/ReFS, ext2/ext3/ext4 (those file systems cannot be resized but you can move and clone them).
AOMEI Partition Assistant Server supports more operating systems that including all Windows Server and PC’s: Windows Server 2016, 2012 (R), 2008 (R), 2003 (R); Windows SBS 2003, 2008, 2011; Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP.
AOMEI Partition Assistant Server is an all-in-one utility - it is a partition manager, disk tool, OS migration and cloning software.
With in all those features, AOMEI Partition Assistant Server should be the best alternative to Partition Magic Symantec. you can start this partition magic software with installing and launching AOMEI Partition Assistant Server.