FAT32 Partition Runs out of Disk Space Windows 2008

Summary

This tutorial will tell how to fix low disk space issue on FAT32 partition on Windows Server 2008 by using partition magic software.

Andrew Wright

March 13, 2015

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Download IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server to increase the size of FAT32 partition on Windows Server 2008 when it has low disk space.

Solution for FAT32 Partition Low Disk Space

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FAT32 partition is running out of disk space on Windows Server 2008? What can you do to fix the low disk space problem? Well, if you are still troubled by such kind of problem, you can use IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server. This partition software has the ability to resize hard disk without repartitioning or reformatting disk, so you have no need to backup or moving any data before partition resizing. This partition software can be compatible with all Windows Server operating systems. IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server enables you to resize FAT32 partition when it is running out of disk space quite easily without rebooting your computer.

Steps to Extend FAT32 Partition with Partition Software

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How to redistribute disk space in Windows Server 2003

Step 1:
Download, install and launch IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server. Right click a partition that has enough free space and choose "Resize/Move" option.

Step 2:
Move the arrows to shrink the selected partition and then you can get some unallocated space.

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Shrink other large partition to produce free space for C drive

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Step 3:
You need to move the unallocated space close to the FAT32 partition. Then, right click this partition and choose "Resize/Move" option.

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Right click c drive to get started with extending c

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Step 4:

Move the arrows to add the unallocated space to the FAT32 partition and then click "Apply" button.

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Low Disk Space on FAT32 Partition Windows 2008

"One of partition on my PC is running on low disk space. My PC runs under Windows Server 2008 operating system and the partition that runs on low disk space has FAT32 file system. Can somebody tell me if I can increase the size of the FAT32 partition on Windows Server 2008? What should I do to fix the low disk space without losing any data?"

"I need to resize the hard disk on Windows Server 2008 because one partition that has FAT32 file system is running out of disk space. Do I need to repartition the hard disk and reinstall system in order to resize the disk space? The FAT32 partition that runs out of disk space is system partition, so I am wondering if I need to reinstall the operating system to resize the disk space. Can anybody give me a clue?"

Partition Software for FAT32 Partition Resizing

When disk partition is running out of disk space on Windows Server 2008, you can rely on partition software to resize the hard disk. By using the partition software for Server, you can reallocate disk space without repartitioning hard disk. This partition software allows you to move free space from one partition to another without touching any data or hurting the disk partition. This partition software can work on Windows Server 2008 operating system and other Windows Servers to extend FAT32 partition and NTFS partition effectively and efficiently within a few steps.

Resize System Partition without Rebooting

System partition is often important on a computer because it contains all information about operating system, so it is usually more difficult to resolve the problem when system partition runs on low disk space. However, with help of IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server, you can fix low disk space problem on system partition easily. This partition software enables you to extend FAT32 system partition without touching the operating system or rebooting your computer. If your computer reboots due to other reasons during partition resizing, this partition software will do no harm to the operating system or disk data.

Free up Disk Space on Windows Server 2008

If you do not want to use any partition software to resize the hard disk, you can also run Disk Management to resize hard disk on Windows Server 2008. However, Disk Management has some limitation because it cannot resize a partition when there is no adjacent unallocated space. If you fail to resize hard disk under Disk Management, you can try following methods to free up disk space on Windows Server 2008 disk partition:
1. Uninstall some unnecessary programs
If there are lots of programs being installed on the partition which runs on low disk space, you can uninstall some unnecessary programs to free up disk space.
2. Deleting some old or unnecessary files
You can delete some unnecessary files to free up disk space on the partition that runs on low disk space.
3. Move some data to another partition or storage media
If all data stored on the partition is important, you can move some to another partition or storage media to free up disk space.


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