There are a group of Windows Server 2012 users since it published on September 4, 2012. They may meet some problems during using Windows 2012. If you often go to the BBS of science and technology, you can found many questions about Windows 2012, and one of the most frequently asked questions is that how to resize and move partition without data loss and reinstall operation system? And the geeks in the forum may tell you “yes, it’s easy”. There are always at least two ways to solve this problem: use built-in Disk Management or find free partition manager for Windows 2012.
AOMEI Partition Assistant Lite is free for Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012, Windows Small Business Server 2003, 2008, 2011 and Windows Home Server 2011 users.
Why choose third-party software?
In Windows 2012, the built-in Disk Management owns “Extend Volume”, and “Shrink Volume” options which allow you to resize your partitions in Windows 2012. However, you can only extend your partition with contiguous unallocated space on the right side and can not to move partition.
As partition magic for server 2012, free partition manager for Windows 2012 – Partition Assistant Lite regarded as the partition manager for Windows 2012 freeware, which allows you to resize/move partition without data loss.
How to resize partition with Windows 2012?
Partition Assistant Lite is free partition manager for Windows Server users with friendly interface. Thus it is very easy to use event for green hand. Here is the tutorial of resize and move partition.
First, download and launch Partition Assistant.
Second, right click on E drive and choose “Resize Partition”. In the pop up window, move the slider bar to get an unallocated space.
Third: Move the unallocated space contiguous behind C drive.
Fourth: Resize C drive with free space.
Finally: Do not forget to “Apply”.
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