For the users of Windows 10, you may usually come across the problems such as your computer is warned as low disk space, there is little free space in one partition while the other partition has enough free space, or you need to more partitions for storing your different data. In order to solve the problems, you may wonder to know that is there free partition magic for Windows 10 to manage my disks and partitions?
With the daily increasing data, managing disks and partitions in Windows 10 has become more and more important. But when it comes to managing partitions, different people have different ideas, but there are 2 commons ways introduced as follows:
Windows built-in Disk Management
Disk Management is a built-in tool in Windows 10/8/7 that allows you to create/delete/shrink/extend partition. There are many users who choose this tool to manage their partition because it does not require you to download any third-party software. However, there are some limitations in this tool. For example, when you extending partition with this program, the feature is only available when there is unallocated space adjacent to the drive you want to expand.
In the following picture, you will find Extend Volume grayed out because there is no unallocated space next to C drive. So the limitation will bring inconvenience to you. In this case, the only way to extend system partition is to delete the partition behind C: drive.
Or you can find a way to move the partition in the middle to make the C drive adjacent to the unallocated space.
Windows 10 Partition Magic Software - AOMEI Partition Assistant
AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard is a free partition software that can help you completely manage your partition. This software supports Windows 10, Windows 8, 8.1, Windows 7, Vista, and Windows XP. Besides, it supports UEFI/EFI boot and MBR disk, GPT disk including 2TB+.
With this software, you can extend partition to add the free space into the partition which has little space. In this way, you don’t need to worry about the problems that trouble you before.
And it has "Move Partition" feature that allows you to move a partition to make the unallocated space closed to the partition you want to extend.
- ★Main Features:
- Resize Partition: change the size of a partition.
- Merge partitions: combine 2 partitions into 1 larger partition.
- Merge Partition: merge two partitions into one.
- Extend Partition: increase the size of the partition you want.
- Split Partition: divide a large size partition into two partitions.
- Migrate OS to SSD or HDD: transfer only operating system to SSD or HDD.
- Convert Disk between MBR and GPT: convert disk style from MBR to GPT or GPT to MBR.
- Make Bootable CD: Create Windows PE bootable media without having to install AIK/WAIK
- Windows To Go Creator: install Windows 8/8.1 into external drive.
Compared the ways used to manage partitions, there is no doubt that AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard is the partition magic for Windows 10, because it is much powerful than Disk Management and has no limitation that trouble you in Disk Management.
And there are AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional that owns lots of more advanced features for managing disks and partitions, like convert dynamic disk to basic, change serial number.