We may encounter a situation when using server: It is difficult for us to resize volume because the disk is dynamic disk and there are few dynamic disk managers.
We may store a lot of files in a server. However, after long term use,
the stored data may be disordered. Some partitions may be insufficient and
others may be not used very well. As to this condition, we need to resize partition. And the professional
dynamic disk manager MiniTool Partition Wizard is recommended. With it, we could manage server well because it
supports dynamic disks. Then how to resize dynamic partition with MiniTool
Partition Wizard? (Note: we should call it "volume" in dynamic disk
instead of "partition")
Resize Simple Volume with
MiniTool Partition Wizard
Download this dynamic disk manager from
the official website http://www.partitionwizard.com/.
Then, install it and run it to resize volume.
In this window, we can see that there are many volumes in dynamic disk. We need
to extend Simple Volume G: but there is no unallocated space. Therefore, we need
to shrink other volumes. For the sake of convenience, we will shrink the Spanned
Volume I: (we can also shrink other volumes). Select Volume I:
and click "Move/Resize" in tool bar.
In this window, shrink Volume I: by dragging the left black arrows rightwards.
After resizing Volume I:, click "OK" to return to the main
In the main window, we can see an unallocated space behind Volume
G:. Select Volume G: and click "Move/Resize" to extend Volume
G:. After the extension, the following window is shown.
The preview effect shows that Volume G: has been extended.
Click "Apply" to
perform all operations. And the dynamic disk manager will ask us to restart
Click "Restart Now". In the process of restart, the executing
window will be shown.
The computer will restart after the software stops running. And we will finish
Resizing volume is only one function of MiniTool
Partition Wizard. With this dynamic disk manager, we can also change drive
letter, cluster size, etc. More information about MiniTool Partition Wizard can be got
on the official website: http://www.partitionwizard.com