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Resize Partition for Windows 8 to Windows 10 Upgrade

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2016-03-03 15:46:29 Posted by Judie to Windows 10 Partition Manager

Summary:
Try EaseUS partition software to resize partition for Windows 8 to Windows 10 upgrade. It can help you effectively avoid data loss disaster by creating enough disk space for Windows 10 upgrade.

Why you need to resize partition before Windows 8 to Windows 10 upgrade?

Are you still running Windows 8 on your PC? Now, Microsoft is completely ending support for the system. So, it’s time for you to abandon Windows 8 and upgrade to Windows 8.1, upgrade to Windows 10, or downgrade to Windows 7. I think, most users will choose to upgrade Windows 8 to Windows 10 other than the other two options. So here we would like to introduce you how to resize partition for Windows 8 to Windows 10 upgrade. It can help you effectively avoid data loss disaster caused by low disk space during the upgrade process.

As we know, when you are trying to upgrade Windows 8 to Windows 10, you should first make sure that you have enough free disk space. Otherwise, you might lose your installed programs and personal data after the upgrade job. So here you might need to resize partition for a safe Windows 10 upgrade from Windows 8. But how can you do this job in a safe and easy way?

How to resize partition with EaseUS partition software

To successful resize partition for Windows 8 to Windows 10 upgrade, you should find a reliable partition manager. Here we recommend you to try EaseUS partition software. With powerful disk partition management capacity and easy-to-use feature, it is the best tool to do the job. With it, you can resize partition with simple steps. Here is the detailed guide.

Step 1. Download and launch EaseUS partition tool. Right click the C: drive and choose "Resize/Move partition".

Choose Resize/Move partition option to resize partition for Windows 8 to Windows 10 upgrade

Step 2. Position the mouse pointer on the partition that you need resize and drag the handle to adjust its exact size.

Drag the handle to resize partition for Windows 8 to Windows 10 upgrade

Tips: Sometime 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.

Step 3. Click "Apply". You will have a bigger C: drive.