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Handy Solution to Extend Primary Partition in Windows 10

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2016-05-18 10:02:58 Posted by Barbie to Manage Partition

Do you know how to extend primary partition in Windows 10? My primary c drive space requests enlarging a little bit. EaseUS partition tool can help deal with increasing primary partition in Windows 10.

"Low disk space" Warning Primary C Drive Requests Enlarging

Hi there, I have very few space left in my primary C drive in Windows 10. What can I do to extend primary partition in Windows 10? Can I take space from other partitions? I would prefer a handy solution, whatsoever, it had to be safe that will do no damage to my existing primary drives data. Thanks in advance.

Do you know the Windows built-in disk management? which can help extend/shrink/create partition. If you had been familiar with Windows disk management, you would be not so into it since you can't extend primary partition until there is unallocated space contiguous behind the partition you plan to extend. What's more, re-allocating primary drive can be a challenge by using Windows 10 disk management, of which the operation is figure-based that you need fill the number on your own counting.

However, things can be totally reversed by employing a third-party primary drive partition freeware. People in demand of enlarging primary C, D or E drive to achieve a better hard drive performance are suggested to go to EaseUS free partition software, with which the primary partition handling can be safely done with ease.

EaseUS Partition Manager Facilitates Primary Partition Size Growing by Easily Dragging the Mouse Pointer

So how to use EaseUS free partition manager to extend primary partition in Windows 10 without hassle? Next, I take C drive as an example. Let's download free hard drive partition software and see the primary C drive size is how increased by using the magic tool.

1. Download EaseUS Partition Master and launch it.

2. Right click the D: partition and choose "Resize/Move partition" to dispense free space for the C: drive.

resize d partition to allocate free space

3. Position the mouse pointer on the partition that you need resize and drag the handle to adjust its exact size.

add free space to c drive to extend primary partition in windows 10

Tips: Sometimes the unallocated space is on the left of the partition you want to extend, just drag the left partition handle leftwards to the size you want.

4. Click "Apply". You will have a bigger C drive.

You can also extend one primary drive by merging two adjacent partitions to get a larger size.