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Resize Partition for Free in Windows

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2016-09-26 14:50:04 Posted by Declan Morris to Free Partition Manager Software

Summary:
Are you trying to figure out how to resize partition for free in Windows? EaseUS Partition Master offers you an simple and effective method to resize partition for free in Windows now.

Different Needs for Resizing Windows Partition

How many of you ever think about how to resize partition for free in Windows? And have you ever asked why? Why we need resize partition even though we’ve already got partitions all allocated? There are quite a lot different needs for resizing Windows partition:

1.Hard drive goes out of space or low disk space;
2.Shrink or extend partition;
3.Create new partition;
4.Merge or combine partition;
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A top reason why we need to resize partition is because Windows partitions are not allocated properly. This may cause low computer running speed and not good for managing data on computers. This is why most ordinary users need to resize partitions in Windows. How? Can it be possible to resize partition for free in Windows? Let's find solutions here.

Solution one: resize partition for free in Windows free with Disk Management

Tip: Backup important data before using disk management to do any operations in your Windows partitions.

1.Search "hard disk partitions" at the Start Menu or Search tool. Right-click the drive or partition by clicking "Extend Volume" or "Shrink Volume". If there is no available space, you should select a partition and delete the partition by clicking "Delete Volume" firstly. Then do the previously mentioned operation again.

2.After setting the size of the partition, select "Yes" to let the system complete the removing process.

But disk management tool can only help to create, delete, extend and shrink partitions, it cannot be used to merge or combine partitions. It can not either help to do some other more advanced operations such as to migrate OS to SSD or HD. Still it’s not easy for ordinary users to do the follow the above steps. Is there a simpler solution? Sure.

Solution 2: simple method to resize partition for free in Windows with partition management software

A simpler and effective free way to resize partition for free in Windows is to try a powerful partition management software - EaseUS Partition Master Free.

This software offers free method for users to effortlessly resize, increase, shrink or combine partitions without any troubles. Let’s see how it works now:

1. Download EaseUS Partition Master Free and launch it on your computer.

2.Select partition and click "Resize/Move partition". Then drag the mouse to adjust the partition size.

Or you can also select the partition and drag mouse to directly extend partition size or shrink size if there is unallocated space right behind the partition that you want to increase. If there is no unallocated space, you need choose "Delete partition" firstly. Then continue the above steps.3.Choose "Apply".

EaseUS Partition Master Free helps to resize partition for free in Windows.

See this is the whole process of resizing partition in Windows. All you need is to backup data and use EaseUS Partition Master Free to follow the above steps then.