Q: I am running computer with 4 partitions and an unallocated space. Thus, I want to move the unallocated space to make partition bigger to store more files. Nevertheless, how to fix this problem?
A: As a matter of fact, disk management tool and third-party partition magic can help to extend partition and shrink partition. However, the “Extend Volume” feature provided by Windows built-in tool can only be used on a certain premise. That is to say, it can only extend a partition when there is contiguous unallocated space on the right side of the selected partition. Therefore, turning to third-party partition magic is the best choice for most common users.
When it comes to partition management software, most common users may don’t know which one to choose since there are numerous numbers of partition magic on the software market and each of them has its unique feature. Considering data security, we recommend using MiniTool Partition Wizard since most partitioning tools on the internet more or less have flaws and cannot ensure data security. Next, let’s see the detailed steps. In addition to high security, it can help to resize partition for free.
At first, users need to download this free app from its official website, and then install it on computer. After that, launch it.
In the main interface of MiniTool Partition Wizard, select the target partition which needs changing and choose a suitable functional from the left action panel. For instance, users can see the next window after clicking “Extend Partition”.
To move unallocated space to make partition bigger, users need to choose the unallocated space from the “Take Free Space From” in the above dialog-box window. And then, drag the sliding button to determine how much space to take. After that, click “OK” button to go back to the main interface of MiniTool Partition Wizard.
Finally, click “Apply” button on the left to perform all changes. Thus, the task of moving unallocated space to make partition bigger is completely finished.