Convert MBR GPT Server 2003 2008 2012

Summary

This article will tell how to convert MBR disk to GPT disk on Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012 with third-party disk converter software.

Andrew WrightAugust 4, 2014

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Windows Server MBR to GPT Converter Download

Download IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server to convert MBR disk to GPT disk on Windows Server 2003 2008 2012 with ease.

Convert MBR to GPT Disk on Windows Server

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MBR disk only allows you to create 4 primary partitions at most. Compared with MBR disk, GPT disk enables you to create unlimited number of partitions. Therefore, you may need to convert MBR disk to GPT disk if more than 4 partitions are wanted. IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server allows you to convert MBR disk to GPT disk. It can help convert MBR to GPT disk on Windows Servers such as Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012 and more.


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Steps to Convert MBR to GPT Disk

Step 1:
Download, install and run IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server on your computer. Right click the disk and choose "Convert to GPT Disk" option.

Step 2:
Click "OK" to convert the disk.

Step 3:
Click "Apply" button and the software will convert the MBR to GPT disk easily.

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Convert MBR to GPT Disk in Following Situations

1. Hard disk size is more than 2 TB.
2. You want to create more that 4 primary partitions on your hard disk.

Usually, in the situations above, you may need to convert MBR disk to GPT disk, because MBR only supports disk size less than 2TB and it can only create 4 primary partitions at most. Of course, you can also convert a MBR to GPT disk due to other reasons. No matter why you want to convert MBR to GPT, you can use IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server. This software can work on all Windows Servers to help you convert MBR to GPT disk easily with a few steps.

Pay Attention:
Generally speaking, you can rely on IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server to convert MBR to GPT disk whenever you like, but you should make it clear if the Windows system supports GPT disk before converting because some Windows system like Windows XP and Windows 2000 doesn’t support GPT disk.

Windows Server 2003 Convert MBR to GPT

First of all, Windows Server 2003 supports GPT disk, so you can convert MBR to GPT on Server 2003 if you want. IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server is compatible with Windows Server 2003 OS perfectly and it has the function of converting disk to GPT from MBR without have any influence on the operating system, so you can 100% rely on this software. Although IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server can convert MBR to GPT disk easily, it cannot convert GPT back to MBR. Therefore, you should make decision carefully before converting.

Windows Server 2008 Convert MBR GPT

IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server also enables you to convert MBR to GPT disk on Server 2008 OS, so you can refer to the step-by-step guide above if you want to convert disk from MBR to GPT on Windows 2008. In addition to IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server, you can also use Disk Management to convert disk on Windows Server 2008. If you want to use Disk Management to convert disk, you need to delete all partitions on the MBR disk. Therefore, you had better backup data before deleting the partitions.

Convert MBR to GPT on Windows 2012

IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server enables you to convert MBR to GPT disk on Windows Server 2012. By using this software, it will delete all partitions on the MBR disk during the converting. If there are important files on the hard disk, you had better make a backup. You can create more partitions after converting the disk to GPT, but you are unable to convert a GPT disk to MBR by using the IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server.


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