We have to rely on professional server partition software to resize partition for Windows Server 2003 rather than the built-in disk management tool, for the latter is unable to resize partition. We can not use it to extend partition or shrink partition.
When choosing server partition software for Windows 2003, we are supposed to pay attention to several aspects.
1. Comprehensive functions: we may do various kinds of partition management operations on Windows Server 2003. Therefore, the partition magic we are going to apply should be equipped with comprehensive functions.
2. Simple operations: most of us are not acquainted with professional computer technology, so complicated operations may make us dizzy. And the partition magic should be easy to use.
3. High security and compatibility: the partition magic that will be used should support Windows server operating systems. And when we are doing partition management, data security should be guaranteed.
Taking the above three points into consideration, we can download the professional server partition software from http://www.partitionwizard.com/ .
Professional server partition software
After installing the professional server partition software, launch it. We'll see its main interface, as follows.
We can see many partition management functions under "Operations" column after selecting any partition. And four functions allow us to resize partition for Windows Server 2003, including "Move/Resize Partition", "Extend Partition", "Merge Partition" and "
All operations are very simple. Take extending partition for example. Split
Select the partition we are going to extend and click "Extend Partition" function. The following window will pop up.
We can take free space from any one partition in the drop-down list to extend the target partition. Then we can resize partitions by dragging the button below. Then click "OK" to go back to the main interface.
We can see the target partition has been extended. Then click "Apply" button to execute the operation, finishing extending partition for Windows Server 2003.
We can also use its other functions to manage partition on Windows operating systems according to practical situations. All the operations are as simple as extending partition. Even users having no partition management experience can finish operations easily. For more information, please visit other pages on this website.