Manage VMDK and VMware Hard Disk Partition Better

January 3, 2017

Want to better manage your VMware workstation? This VMware disk partition tool will assist you partition virtual disk and resize it by expanding, shrinking or adding new partition in virtual OS.

As we all know, VMware works under the condition of virtual environment and it has been widely used by users all around the world. It is one of the best software in the world because of its advanced desktop virtualization ability. To some extent, it also saves the expenses of its desktop software running on Microsoft Windows sharply.

VMware offers a thoroughly virtualized set of hardware for a video, network, hard disk adapter or virtual disk file, which gives a security for the real system because the VMware can be set up nearly the same with the real one. In other words, you can operate on the virtual machine firstly to make sure whether your procedures are right or not. Because of this, it provides much convenient for you to do some operations on true system. To sum up, all the operations on VMware doesn't have an effect on the real operating system, so you can do whatever you want.

Based on the virtual environment, you may want to VMware workstation disk partition such as extend, shrink or split the partition to achieve your specific goals in disk management. Yet, almost every VMware system doesn't provide the feature to manage the disk partition. What should you do? In order to manage it well, you need to find reliable VMware disk partition tools as your assistant.

How to manage the VMware disk partition?

Get lost in solving said problem? Don't worry! AOMEI Partition Assistant is here to help you. It is a professional partition manager that can optimize your hard disk partition management in VMware and VMDK file. With its simple wizards, you can easily accomplish the operations you want. What's more, it supports all Windows personal operating systems which from Windows XP to Windows 10 as well as Windows Server OS including Server 2000/2003/2008/2011/2012/2016 (both 32bit and 64bit). All the data will be protected during the whole operating process. Surely, they are supported by different edition of AOMEI Partition Assistant. Following is the main console of AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional.

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It is an excellent tool with advanced functions. For example, you are allowed to expand or increase disk partition, shrink current partition and add new partition in VMware workstation. Besides, the function “Allocate Free Space” can used to resize existing partitions of same disk without shrinking in VMware OS. The “Quick Partition” function will help you partition VMware disk with one click. Only within a few steps, your VMware disk partition can be better.


This partition tool has 6 editions for Windows OS. AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard and Lite are for free. The former is for Windows PC OS and the latter is for Server OS. AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional and Server are corresponding advanced editions of them. The last two, Partition Assistant Unlimited and Technician are mostly used in companies and enterprises. Download them according to your situation.