Solution to Windows 7 C Drive Running out of Space

December 23, 2014

There is an easy and safe way to solve Windows 7 C drive running out of space with a third-party tool. With the guidance, it is maneuverable for users, even for green hand. This is the tutorial to solve low space C drive.

So many Windows 7 users are facing with the same problem that the low disk space of C drive after running a period of time. As usual, they also allocate the basic space (only 20GB) of C drive for Windows 7. But they do not realize that the upgrades of Windows and almost applications are installed in C drive. The running out of space disk will be showed as red in "Computer" as bellow:

Step 1: Download and launch AOMEI Partition Assistant Pro Edition. You can see all the information of disk and partition.Besides, the use efficiency of hard disk has also been improved a lot.


Step 2:Right click the G drive and choose resize partition, move the slider bar rightwards to get an unallocated space adjacent to C.



Step 3: Right click C and choose merge unallocated space.


Step 4: Do not forget to click “Apply” to confirm the changes.


Windows 7 built in Disk Management has a new feature of resize partition, comparing to the former ones, like Windows XP/2003. But it still can not support move partition.

AOMEI Partition Assistant as the third-party tool can help users resize/move partition, which solves Windows 7 C drive running out of space easily. It also contains othermore features, such as convert between NTFS and FAT 32 file system, fully support UEFI boot, partition alignment, convert Dynamic and Basic Disk, and Bootable CD based on Windows PE, etc. For these features, Partition Assistant also considered as the latest partition magic Windows 7.