Problem: I’m a Windows Server 2003 user. I have 5 partitions, and different partition stores different data. Recently, I get many materials about my work, so I want to create a new partition to store these materials only. Nevertheless, there is no unallocated space on hard disk, so I can not create a new partition with system built-in disk management tool. What should I do?
Solution: your best choice is to download a server partition magic from the network. However, when you select server partition magic, you should be cautious. Otherwise, you are easy to download server partition magic which has functional defects. This kind of software may bring damage to data or partition, let alone shrink partition of Server 2003. If you are troubled by selecting server partition magic, you can visit http://www.partitionwizard.com/to download recommended server partition magic, because recommended software is proved excellent and professional. In the process of shrinking partition of Server 2003, this server partition magic provides power-off protection and enhanced data protecting mode to ensure data security. In addition, only few steps are needed.
For detailed operating steps to shrink partition of Server 2003, please look at the following demonstration.
Shrink partition of Server 2003 by using server partition magic
After owning the server partition magic, we need to launch it to open its main interface. Like this screenshot shows:
In the main interface, users need to select the partition which has much unused space left and click “Move/Resize Partition” button from action panel. Then, the following interface will appear:
In this interface, we can drag the border of partition handle towards middle to shrink partition of Server 2003. If we drag the left border rightwards, shrunk space will be located before this partition. If we drag the right border leftwards, unallocated space will be located behind the partition. Then, click “OK” to go back to main interface.
In the main interface, we can preview unallocated space. If the preview effect is desired, we need to select the unallocated space and click “Create Partition” from action panel to create a new partition. After setting properties for new partition, we need to click “Apply” button to apply changes to computer. Then, we create a new partition through shrinking partition of Server 2003 successfully.
Thus it can be seen, this server partition magic is the best choice to shrink partition and create a new partition.