About Partition Magic
For most computer users, they are quite familiar with partition software, like Partition Magic. Partition Magic is one of the best well-known disk management toolkit in the world, which is originally developed by PowerQuest Company but now owned by Symantec. The latest version Partition Magic 8 is released by Symantec on May 5, 2004 and it hasn’t been upgraded for many years. Consequently, it is merely compatible with Windows NT, 95/98, ME, 2000, and XP. This is the biggest limitation of it. And users are keen to find some free partition magic software to manage their disk.
Fortunately, there is an alternative for Partition Magic – AOMEI Partition Assistant, which also contains many features owned by Partition Magic and many advanced functions. The most important thing is that Partition Assistant can work on Windows 8.1/8/7/Vista/XP (both 32 and 64bit), the most commonly used system in recent years.
Free AOMEI Partition Assistant
AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard edition is the free version for Windows system users. As the alternative of free partition magic, Partition Assistant has many wonderful features, including resize/move partition to optimize the performance of computer without data loss; shrink volume to get unallocated space for future use; align partition properly to maximize system performance; split partition to create more partitions to save data by classification; wipe disk/partition to keep your important data safe permanently; rebuilt MBR to fix system missing issue; extend system partition to solve low disk space of C drive to speed up computer performance; create bootable CD to run this software in Windows PE without any influence in system, etc.
In order to allocate free space you should take the following steps: First of all, please Free Download AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional (PA Pro) to follow this guide.
Furthermore, this free partition magic is compatible with 32 bit or 64 bit version of Windows operating systems, including Windows 8 and 8.1, Windows 7, Vista, XP, and Windows 2000 Professional, and supports various file system like FAT12, FAT16, FAT32, NTFS4, NTFS.
You can see the almost all the features on the interface:
Tips: AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard 5.5 edition contains the new function of Windows To Go Creator to install Windows 8 to removable flash drive, you can download and have a try.