Are you looking for a free Partition Magic software which can work in Windows Server 2003 with 32 bit & 64 bit to resize system volume? In this article, I will introduce such a good tool to you. That is AOMEI Partition Assistant Lite Edition. It is a free software and you can use it to shrink, move and extend partition securely. During the operating process, you can retain your data existed and need not to reinstall.
Reason of extending Windows 2003 system partition
Since Microsoft has endowed Windows Server 2003 the specialty of security and secrecy, more and more corporations, no matter in large scale or in private, begin to use it. But all users will encounter such cases as when more files and programs occupy the system partition (usually is C drive), the machine will not run normally, because there is not enough space to work. Apparently, extending C drive is needed. Then how to make it come true? Reinstalling the system or deleting other partitions? Wise men would not do that for it has many drawbacks like losing data. The best choice here is using the free server partition manager - Partition Assistant Lite Edition. It is an easy-operating tool and can save you a lot of time.
Free extend system partition Windows 2003 without losing data
Partition Assistant Lite Edition comes for all Windows Server 2003 users. It is an excellent manager with its distinctive features. And it can perform in Windows Server 2000, 2003, 2008, Windows Home Server 2011, etc.
Now follow the instruction step by step to free extend system partition Windows 2003.
Step1: After opening Partition Assistant Lite Edition, right click D partition and choose "Resize Partition"
Step 2: In the pop-up window, drag the right slider bar leftwards, click "OK" to admit this change. (Note: After shrinking, the unallocated space behind D partition must be larger than it. Otherwise, the next step can't be realized.)
Step3: Right click D partition, select "Move Partition", and another window will turn up. Then drag the arrow to the right side.
Step4: Click"OK", the unallocated space will move to the location behind C drive. Then resize C drive just like resize D partition.
Step 5: Finally, click "Apply" on the toolbar to admit the operation.
Now download free server partition software and have a try, you will be very satisfied with it.