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How to merge partitions for more space with partition software?

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2016-10-09 10:21:30 Posted by Daisy to EaseUS Partition Manager

EaseUS Partition Master can free merge partitions into a bigger one and get more space with partition manager software in Windows 2000/ XP/2003/Vista/2008/Windows 7/8 in a safe way.

Many people want to merge partitions due to different reasons, for example, the system partition is low disk space but other partitions have much, so they want to merge two or more partitions and make the system partition bigger. Some people's problem is not related to system partition and they want to merge partitions to make a larger one. No matter which reasons, if you want to merge partitions, you will achieve by using EaseUS Partition Master. While EaseUS Partition Master Free Edition is the first free partition software which provides merge partition function for Windows home users to merge two partitions for free.

Merge two adjacent partitions

Step 1: Download EaseUS Partition Master, install it, launch it and go to the main screen.

Step 2: Select one partition that you want to merge:, right click it, and then select Merge partition.

Select Merge partition

Step 3: In this Merge partition window, you should first choose two neighbour partitions

Select partitions to merge

Step 4: Choose the merge destination by selecting a partition label in the drop-down list of "Merge selected partitions to".

Select partition you merge to

Step 5: Click OK, the program will check file system on the partitions.

Step 6: Click Apply, you have successfully merged the partitions.

Merge partitions

The video guide to merge partition


1. System partition and boot partition can only be set as destination, the same to the partition installed EaseUS Partition Master.
2. Only two neighbour partitions can be merged.

Video Tutorial: How to merge two partitions with EaseUS Partition Master?

Merge two non-adjacent partitions

If the partitions that you want to merge is not adjacent, you need first to delete one partition first and then move the unallocated space to another partition that you want to extend.

Following is step-by-step instructions to merge two non-adjacent partitions with EaseUS partition software.

1. Since you need to delete one partition, you'd better backup all data in it before deleting it.

2. Install this partition software and launch it.

3. Delete one partition with EaseUS Partition Master.

Delete partition E

Then you will get unallocated space that can be used to extend partitions.

Delete partition E

4. Move the partition rightwards to let the unallocated space be behind the partition that you want to merge.

Move partition D

Move partition D

5. Select the partition and right click it, select "Resize/Move partition" to extend the it.

Extend partition C

6. Click Apply. Now you have merged two non adjacent partitions.

Move partition D