There is no doubt that many computer users have received this warning: You are running out of disk space on local disk (drive). To free space on this drive by deleting old or unnecessary files, click here… At this time, most users may delete some files to release more free space. However, as a matter of fact, most files on the system partition are necessary. Thus, deleting files cannot work well to fix this problem. In fact, the easiest way to solve the low disk space problem is to extend partition. Nevertheless, how to extend system partition without data loss?
If the local drive is running out space, users can increase its size to optimize disk space usage. Nevertheless, how to extend the local drive without influencing the original data? Partition magic can help users to easily compete this task. And MiniTool Partition Wizard is the best partition tool because this free program has high security. What’s more, it provides detailed operating steps. Even a new greener can easily handle it to resize partition.
To increase partition size without data loss, users need to download this free, powerful and professional partition magic at first, and then install it on computer according to prompts. After installation, launch it to open the following window.
In the main interface, users need to select the system partition which needs extending and click “Extend Partition” from Operations group of the action panel. Then, users can see a dialog box like this:
At this time, users can choose an existing partition to take free space from. After selecting a suitable partition, drag the sliding button to a desirable place to determine how much free space to take. After that, click “OK” button to go back to the main interface of this software.
In the main interface, users can see the system partition has increased from 73.4 GB to 88.8 GB. But this is only a preview effect. At this time, click “Apply” button on the left to execute all changes. After all operations are done, the task of increasing partition size is finished. If users are worried about how to extend system partition to optimize disk space usage, hurry to download MiniTool Partition Wizard.