Reduce D Drive to Increase Size of C Drive on Windows 2003

Summary

This page will tell the solution to move available space from D drive to C drive on Windows Server 2003 by using partition software.

Andrew Wright

Feb 5, 2015

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Download IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server to reduce D drive space so that you can move the free space to C drive on Server 2003.

Move Free Space from D to Extend C Drive

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Do you want to decrease the size of D drive to extend C drive when it runs on low disk space on Windows Server 2003? You can use the partition magic IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server, which is compatible with all Windows Servers to resize hard disk. You can use this partition magic to increase the size of C drive system partition with original data and operating system untouched. It is easy to use, so anybody who runs into low disk space problem on C drive can use this partition magic to perform partition resizing.

Steps to Expand C Drive Windows 2003

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How to redistribute disk space in Windows Server 2003

Step 1:
Download, install and run IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server. Right click D drive and choose "Resize/Move" option.

Step 2:
Move the arrows to shrink D drive and then you can see some unallocated space.

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Shrink other large partition to produce free space for C drive

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Step 3:
The unallocated space will show beside the D drive. You need to move the unallocated space close to C drive. Then, right click C drive 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 C drive and then click "Apply" button.

Download IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server Edition

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C Drive Has Insufficient Free Space on Server 2003

"I have two partitions on Windows Server 2003 computer, which are C drive and D drive. I met a problem on C drive that system says I need to delete some unnecessary files to free up disk space on the C drive. I am wondering if I am able to reduce the D drive space to increase the size of C drive. The operating system is installed on C drive, so I am afraid that it will cause damage to system due to the partition resizing. Can somebody tell me what to do to fix low disk space on Windows 2003 C drive without hurting the operating system?"

"Can I move free space from D drive to C drive on Windows Server 2003 without repartitioning hard disk? If possible, what should I do to increase sizes of c drive by squeezing free space from D drive?"

How to Reduce D Drive Space on Windows 2003?

If you want to move free space from D drive to C drive, you need to make sure there is enough free space on this partition first of all and then you can squeeze some unallocated space from it. In order to squeeze unallocated space from D drive, you can run IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server and shrink D drive to produce some unallocated space. This partition software enables you to shrink D drive without deleting or moving any data from original place, so you can completely rely on this software without worrying about data loss.

Add Unallocated Space to Increase C Drive

After shrinking D drive, you can get some unallocated space which often shows beside the D drive. You need to move the unallocated space close to C drive first of all. And then, you can add the unallocated space to increase the size of C drive. As you know, C drive is often known as system partition, you do not need to worry that it will cause damage to operating system due to partition resizing. IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server allows you resize system partition without reinstalling system or having any influence on the operating system.

More Advantages of Partition Software

As a professional partition tool for Windows Server, IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server has its own advantages. Here are some advantages of this partition software:

1. This partition software enables you to resize hard disk on all Windows Servers
This partition software can not only work on Windows Server 2003, but also it helps resize hard disk in Windows 2008, 2012, Windows SBS 2003 / 2008, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012 R2.

2. It allows you to extend NTFS & FAT32 partition without rebooting
This partition software supports both NTFS and FAT32 file system. You can rely on this software to resize disk partition without rebooting PC. If you computer reboots automatically due to unknown reasons in the partition resizing process, the software will not cause any hurt to your computer.

3. It is easy-to-use and time-saving
This partition software is easy to handle with friendly interface. You only need to dray the mouse and perform a few mouse clicks to reallocate disk space to fix the low disk space problem. You can resize hard disk in a quite short time.


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