Situation: C drive-165 GB, D partition: 110 GB, E partition: 189 GB. Here is the thing, I want only two partitions on my disk, System and Daily file. I want to delete E partition and make its space divide into two parts for C drive and D partition. How to do it easily?
Windows Disk Management is the built-in partition manager
of Windows operating system. it can create partition, delete partition, format
partition, extend/shrink parttiion. However, you can not use it to move partition.
Which means you can use it to delete the E partition, and use the deleted partition
to extend the D partition, but you can not extend the C partition, because Windows
Disk Management only supports extend partition with an unallocated space adjacent to
it on its right side. If you want to use the unallocated space to extend C
partition, you need
remove the unallocated space behind the C partition first. Fortunately, the hard
disk partitioning tool AOMEI Partition Assistant,
can help you manage your hard disk more easily. It is a free partition manager that
can create/delete/split/format/resize/move partition and merge partitions more
flexible than Windows Disk Management. And it is easy to delete-remove Windows
partition to solve the problem mentioned in the situation.
Delete E partition to get unallocated space
AOMEI Partition Assistant is free for Windows PC users
including Windows 7/8/10. So, you can download it and install on your computer in
To delete E partition, you can follow the steps below:
Tips: Before we do anything to our disk
or partition, back it up or only backup important files in case of data loss because
of some accident occasions.
Step1. Launch AOMEI Partition Assistant.
To delete partition, you only need a few clicks. Select E partition, right-click it,
select Delete Partition.
step2. It will give you two options to select the way for deleting partition. In the hint window, click Delete partition quickly or Delete partition and wipe all data to prevent data recovery, the first option is the recommended one; then OK to proceed.
step3. Then, click
Apply to submit the task.
Now we can see from the partition list that E partition
is now an unallocated space.
Remove partition to extend C partition
So here you already have the umallocated space, and then,
you can move D partition to divide the unallocated space in two parts. One for extending
system partition, and one for extending D partition. Thus, you may want to
move one unalocated space near to the C partition.
Step1. Right-click the D partition,
select Move Partition.
Step2.Drag it toward the unallocated
space, and divide the unallocated space into two parts.
step3.Here, you can see your hard drive
like the following picture. click Apply to submit the task.
AOMEI Partition Assistant is an amazing partition tool
that you can use it to delete-remove Windows partition flexible and free, it is
useful for you to manage you hard drive.
Windows Reserved Partitions
Some one may found that there are 100MB space of system reserved, asking us how to delete this partition. In face, the 100MB partition is a system partition and contains boot files. Disk Manager will not allow you to remove this partition because removing this partition could cause the system to not boot.
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