Hey guys ! We have seen that most of the PC user or notebook user are facing problem of making partition in the hard disk after the installation of OS.
So Don’t worry we are here to help you in making partition of Hard Disk without formatting the Hard Drive.
Why we need partition of Hard Disk ?
Disk partitioning divides a hard drive into several partitions. Partitions are usually created when the hard drive is first being prepared for usage. Once a hard drive is divided into partitions, because of later changes on the computer and Operating System, an administrator or user will be faced with the needs to resize partition, move partition, split partition, merge partitions, create a new partition for Windows 7 ,8,10 dual boot system and so on.
So how to partition a hard disk without formatting the hard disk is very important to manage partitions for different usage. What will you do to make partition hard drive disk without formatting the hard drive?
Method 1 : Partition of Hard Disk with Disk Management
Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 or Windows 7 Windows 8 Windows 10 has built in Disk Management having the ability to shrink volume, extend volume, create volume, delete volume, format volume and so on. If you want to extend system partition, there must be some unallocated space behind the system partition. If the unallocated space is clinging to other volume, how to move volume and let the unallocated space be clinging to the volume which you want to extend?
Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 or Windows 7 built in Disk Management has no “Move Partition” feature, so a third party partition manager is required.
- Open your My computer or The PC
- After opening it click on the “Computer” Tab on the top of taskpanel.
4. Now Click on the “Disk Management” option available in the Left Hand Side of Bar
5. Now Select the Disk you want to extend or make partition
Method 2 : Partition of Hard Disk with partition manager – EaseUS Partition Master
EaseUS is a very simple and easy partition manager. It can partition hard drive with its advanced partition operations on your hard drive without formatting, including: resize and move partitions, convert partition, split partition, merge partitions, resize dynamic disk, etc. Moreover, EaseUS Partition Master can extend or resize NTFS partition without rebooting.
When the system built-in Disk Management cannot solve partition extending because there is no unallocated space behind it, EaseUS Partition Master can help you.
Let’s suppose: system partition C: drive is the partition need to extend, E: drive is next to C:
1. Download and launch EaseUS Partition Master.
2. Select partition E:, use “Resize/Move partition” to shrink it.
3. Move E: drive rightwards to let the unallocated space be behind the system partition C: drive.
4. Select C: drive, use “Resize/Move partition” to extend its space.
5. Click Apply.
Hurrah ! You have learned the simplest and easiest methods to make Partition Of Hard Disk.
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