Resize C Partition on Windows Server

Summary

This page will discuss the topic on how to resize C partition on Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012, Windows SBS 2003, 2008 and Windows Server R2.

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Sept 10, 2014

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Download IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server to resize C drive on Windows Server without reinstalling system or repartitioning hard disk.

Resize Windows Server C Drive with Partition Software

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C partition is running out of disk space on Windows Server? Want to resize C drive without reinstalling system or repartitioning hard disk? This kind of work can be done with help of professional partition software. IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server has the function of resizing disk partition without touching the data stored on the partition. By using this partition software, you can resize C drive to fix low disk space on all Windows Server OS.


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Steps to Resize C Drive on Windows Server

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How to redistribute disk space in Windows Server 2003

Step 1:
Download and install IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server on your computer. Launch the software and select a partition that has enough free space. Then, right click the selected partition and choose "Resize/Move" option.

Step 2:
Move the arrows to shrink the selected partition. 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:
You should move the unallocated space close to C drive. Then, right click C drive and go to "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 extend C drive. Then, click "Apply" button.

 

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Why Need to Resize C Partition on Windows Server?

C partition is usually the first hard disk partition on your computer, on which operating system and some programs are installed. Along with more and more programs are installed on C partition, the available space on it will become less and less. Then, Windows will pop up low disk space warning when C drive space is too little to store more data. If you don't want to have any influence on the operating system due to C partition low disk space, it is necessary for you to resize C drive on your computer.

Common Methods to Fix C Partition Low Disk Space on Windows Server

Most people feel it difficult to resize C partition on Windows Server, because they don’t get the proper method. Therefore, they usually would like to search for some other methods to fix the low disk space problem on Server C drive. Generally speaking, the common methods that most people would like to use include:
1. Uninstall some programs or delete some unnecessary data from C partition
It is the easiest way to free up space on C partition when Windows pops up low disk space alert message. However, the free space will be eaten up soon unless you can uninstall all programs and delete everything on the C partition.
2. Reinstall operating system and reformat the C partition
You can erase everything on the C drive by reformatting it, but you must make sure if you can afford to lose everything the C partition due to formatting. Besides, it is time-consuming to reinstall system.
3. Resize C partition
Instead of deleting data from C drive, you can resize C partition to add more space to it. Usually, you can resize C partition on Windows Server by relying on Windows built-in disk management tool or third-party partition software.

Partition Software for C Drive Resizing on Windows Server

Partition software like IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server makes it quite easy to resize C partition on Windows Server. With this partition software, you can reallocate disk space on C drive on all Windows Servers without reinstalling system or repartitioning hard disk. Well, this partition software is available in following situations:
* Resize C drive on Windows Server 2003
* Expand size of C drive on Windows Server, Windows SBS and Windows Server R2
* Resize C partition without reinstalling system
* Increase C drive size without formatting
* Extend C drive on Windows Server 2008

Windows Built-in Disk Management Tool to Resize C Partition

Some Windows Servers have built-in disk management tool, which can resize disk partition without repartition hard disk. For example, Disk Management on Windows Server 2008 has the function of extending and shrinking partition without touching operating system. You can rely on Diskpart to extend C drive on Windows 2003 if operating system is not installed on this partition. You can also resize C drive on other Windows Servers such as Windows Server 2003 R2, SBS 2003, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, etc by relying on Windows built-in disk management tool.


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