Windows Server 2008 R2 Partition Magic to Redistribute Disk Space

What does a partition magic do on Windows Server 2008 R2? Well, a partition magic usually refers to a tool that enables you to resize hard disk without having to repartitioning hard disk on your computer. A partition magic for Windows Server 2008 R2 usually works as a magic tool, which helps redistribute disk space under Server 2008 R2 system. Therefore, you may need a Windows 2008 R2 partition magic when your computer reports low disk space warning message or you want to reallocate disk space without touching any original data.

Redistribute Disk Space in Windows 2008 R2

Windows Server 2008 R2 was the successor to Windows 2008 R2, and you may want to redistribute disk space on Server 2008 R2 in various kinds of situations.

Reasons why redistribute hard disk on Windows Server 2008 R2:

1. The most common reason is that Windows Server 2008 R2 shows low disk space alert message on system partition C drive. In this situation, deleting or moving files usually cannot resolve the low disk space issue thoroughly. Therefore, you may want to redistribute hard disk in order to reallocate more space to C drive.

2. You may want to redistribute hard disk space in order to reallocate space to each partition more reasonably. Sometimes, the hard disk space was not allocated reasonably when you installed it on your computer. For instance, you allocated lots of free space to logical drive, but only allocated little free space to primary partition.

Windows Server 2008 R2 Partition Magic Software Free

In fact, every Windows operating system has built-in partition magic, namely Disk Management. Windows Server 2008 R2 Disk Management has the ability to shrink partition, extend partition, delete partition, format partition, etc, so you can open Disk Management on Windows 2008 R2 Server to redistribute hard disk space for free whether you want to fix low disk space problem or encounter other situations that you want to reallocate disk space on your computer.

How Does Partition Software Reallocate Disk Space in Server 2008 R2?

Do you know how to use Windows 2008 R2 built-in partition software (Disk Management) to reallocate disk space? Well, you may redistribute disk space with Windows 2008 R2 Disk Management in following situations:

1. Shrink partition
You can shrink volume under Disk Management in Windows Server 2008 R2, so that you can easily get some unallocated space. With the unallocated space, you can add it to another partition to increase the size of that partition or you can also create a new volume with the unallocated space.

2. Delete partition
You can also delete partition with Server 2008 R2 Disk Management, but you should pay attention that deletion of partition usually erased all data stored on it. You can get some unallocated space after deleting the partition, with which you can extend partition or create new partition.

3. Extend partition
You are able to extend partition under Disk Management of Windows Server 2008 R2, but the limitation is that you can only extend a partition when there is unallocated space adjacent to the partition you want to extend.

4. Create new partition
If there is unallocated volume on Windows Server 2008 R2, you can also create new partition by Disk Management.

Windows 2008 R2 Partition Software for Disk Redistributing

Without using Disk Management, you can also use partition software to redistribute disk space in Windows Server 2008 R2. IM-Magic Partition Resizer is a partition magic tool, which enables you to resize hard drive within a few steps. You can reallocate disk space without touching any data or reinstalling system by using this partition software.

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