How to Move Partition to End of Disk in Windows 7/8/10?

May 17, 2017

Here you can learn how to move partition to end of disk in Windows 7/8/10 with the free partition management software AOMEI Partition Assistant.

Why you want to move partition to end of disk?

Move partition on the hard drive can help you manage your hard drive better. Sometimes, you need to move partition to end of disk in Windows 7/8/10. Like the following scenario:

I have two partitions (C:\ drive and D:\ drive) on my hard drive and one unallocated space at the end of disk. From now on, I want to extend my C:\ drive with the unallocated pace, but the Windows Disk Management Extend Volume grayed out. Finally, I know that the Extend Volume of Windows Disk Management not only needs the unallocated space at the right of the partition you want to extend, but also adjacent to the partition. That means, I need to move partition to end of disk.

How to move partition to end of disk?

Windows move partition to end of disk should take use of some third party software like AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard, which is a wonderful free partition manager that can help you move partition in Windows 7/8/10 easily and safely.

to move partition to end of disk in Windows 7/8/10, AOMEI Partition Assistant provides you three simple steps.

Step1. Free download AOMEI Partition Assistant, install and launch it. You will see the basic situation to your hard drive. Right click the D:\ drive, select Move Partition.

Move Partition

Step2. Then, it will pop up another window that you can move partition towards to the right side.

Move

Move to End

Step3. Then, you will back to the main interface, and you will see the D:\ drive has already been moved to end of disk. Then, you can click Apply to submit the operations.

Apply

Tips:

Move partition needs a contagious unallocated space, otherwise, the Move Partition will be grayed out.

Conclusion

AOMEI Partition Assistant is such a great tool that you can use to move partition to end of disk for Windows 10/8/7. Actually, if you would like to extend C:\ drive with the non-contagious unallocated space, AOMEI Partition Assistant provides you the Merge Partitions functions that can merge C:\ drive with the unallocated space directly. Just right click the C:\ drive in the main interface of AOMEI Partition Assistant, select Merge Partitions, and then, you can add unallcated space to C:\ drive in the next pop up window.

AOMEI Partition Assistant is a great partition manager, it provides Windows users a lot of free functions like create partition from unallocated space, delete partition, format partition...Or, you can upgrade to AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional edition to get more advanced features, like allocate free space, partition alignment, and many more. If you are Windows Server users, the AOMEI Partition Assistant Server edition is suitable for you.