Want to merge unallocated space to C drive
The common situation is that: after installing different programs and applications, they will take up considerable space on servers or PCs, and the system C drive would run low with years of usage, while there may be plenty of unallocated space just sitting there or other partitions on the very same hard drive. Is it possible to merge unallocated space to system C drive and increase C drive with no reformat?
Merging hard drive partition directly is very useful, especially good for server users, as it helps maximize the hard disk partition without reinstallation and minimize the server downtime. While the tools built in your operating system do not give you full accessibility over your drives, if you have ever attempted to merge partition, work with its partition, create or move partitions, etc., it is probably not an easy job to do. IT administrators would like to find a tool valuable for managing their server’s disk partition.
Solutions to merge unallocated disk space
In fact, third party Partition Manager software has long been the partition tool of choice for this kind of thing. It gives the user simple control over a wide range of tasks, from straightforward procedures to advanced partition management. In this article, we will introduce you to merge unallocated space in Windows 2003 to system partition easily and safely with third-party partition tool.
Download Free partition magic freeware to merge unallocated disk space to C drive in Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8;
Download Free Partition Magic Server to merge unallocated space in Windows server 2000/2003/2008/SBS 2003/2008;
Merge unallocated space with partition magic server
Partition manager software is a very easy program to use, with intuitive and user-friendly interface; you are able to merge unallocated space to increase system C drive easily and without reinstallation. Here we will take merging unallocated space in Windows server 2003 for example, below you can check step by step tutorials:
Step 2: select partition C and choose Merge in right click menu;
Step 3: A dialog box pops up and choose partition C on Disk 2 according to suggestions:
The size of partition C is 60.87GT from 33.43GB. Merge partitions in Windows 2003 server with Partition Magic Server is so easy.
Aside from merging unallocated space in Windows server 2000/2003/2008, you can also use this partition magic server software to resize/move partition, create/delete partition, format partition, copy partition, recover partition, wipe partition, hot Extend of the system partition without reboot, etc. It supports all hard disks including IDE, SATA, SCSI, USB external disks, Fire wire disks.