How to Solve Low Disk Space on C Drive in Windows 10?

December 1, 2016

C drive low disk space in Windows 10 is a common problem met by PC users. In this article, we will show you how to solve low disk space with free software-AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard.

Each partition on the hard disk is like a shelf in bookshelf. You need to put different category books in different shelf just like you have to store your different data separately. For instance, you install operating system on C drive, store files, videos, and pictures in D drive. However, day after day, with the daily increasing applications, caches, temporary files, you will find there is notenough free space in Windows 10 and you are informed by Windows as the following picture.

When you meet this issue, the performance of your computer will be reduced dramatically, which would affect your working efficiency. Furthermore, if your Windows 10 is in low disk space, you are not allowed to apply some programs.

Troubled by the problem, some of users will try to uninstall applications, delete files, or use Disk Cleanup to free up space to system drive. However, after long time, the caches or temporary files brought by Internet will also cause the same problem. Do you want to be caught in the same problem again and again?

May be some users choose Disk Management to extend partition to solve the problem of Windows 10 low disk space. Of course, the tool allows you to extend partition, but you should know that the function is only available when there is unallocated space adjacent to the partition you are going to extend. Meanwhile you can’t move partition with Disk Management in Windows 10, so what can you do to solve low disk space warning in Windows 10 when you can’t satisfy the precondition?

Fortunately, AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard is a free partition management software which enables you to extend the space of a partition which is in low disk space without data loss. With this software, you don’t need to worry the trouble brought by low disk space.

Before you do:

Make sure there is no running program in the partition which you are going to extend. Otherwise, the program will inform you to close them all or the operations will be processed in PreOS mode.

Step1: Download AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard, install and launch it. Right click Extend Partition Wizard on the left bar.

Step2: Select Extend system partition and then click Next.

Step3: Choose a partition you want to add free space into system partition from and then click Next.

Step4: Right move the bar to allocate free space to system partition and then click Next.

Step5: After making all the settings, you can click Proceed to apply the operation.

These are the simple steps for you to solve low disk space in windows 10, besides this method, you can merge a partition or unallocated space into system partition to expand it and then solve the problem. Expect the features mentioned in this article, there are more useful functions enable you to manage partitions completely. And you can upgrade to AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional to get more utilities like convert primary partition to logical, and vice versa, etc.