Cannot extend system C drive in SERVER 2012 Disk Management

Summary

Why you cannot extend system c drive in Windows server 2012? Why extend volume grayed out in Disk Management? Don’t worry, we will show you how to extend system c drive in server 2012 easily.

Andrew Wright

31/10/2019

by Andrew Wright

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Cannot extend system c drive in server 2012 disk management

A Windows user may encounter various problems, unable to extend the C drive in Server2012 may be one of them. Not only this problem can arise in various SERVER systems for Windows, but also various operating system may go through something very similar.

There are various reasons as to why this problem persists and many administrative privileges are involved in this basic request that many users seem unable to execute this action. Let us got through among various reasons which prevent the user from extending or repartitioning the C drive Server 2012;

  • Administrative Privileges
  • Lack of proper authentication or control systems malfunction including the Windows Firewall and such.
  • Disk Management services not fully optimised.
  • Not enough allocation units present over the disk.

Why you cannot extend volume with Disk Management

Windows has only provided the users with the Disk Management tool to execute various disk management operations. The very plausible conflict arises when users become unable to execute any disk operation due to insufficient allocation size, no administrative privileges or other protocols coming in the way.

Even if some users get through the process and are able to extend the system C drive in the disk management they will have to format the whole drive in order to start the process.

Formatting the data results in substantial data loss which becomes unable to be covered, bypass or let alone recovered. Once the process is started by the disk management all bridges are burnt, and ultimately it seems that one cannot extend system C drive in server 2012 disk management.

Extend c drive with IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server/Unlimited edition

There is no reason to lose hope or become paranoid because we have something very special for you today which will be able to help you in disk operation issues.IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server/unlimited edition can execute any known disk operation it facilitates the user from extending to merge, shrink, format, or repartition any disk volume or drive without ever losing any data whatsoever.

The smart technology just exhibits the simple disk operation without touching any file or your data in any way. All your personal files, settings and other data formats will be right there where you left them. This is how professionally IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server/unlimited edition performs its action.

Now let us get a brief insight as to how IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server/unlimited edition can help you extend system C drive Server 2012 or any other, simply follow these easy steps;

1. Download and launch IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server/unlimited edition, wait for the disk map to load properly.

2. After you have a brief list of all the drives, select the system C partition and right click over it, from the drop-down menu select “Move/resize” partition.

3. A new window shall open, move your cursor to the right side to extend the C drive, stop where the desired value has been reached.

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4. Next, you will have to provide a disk volume from where you want to extract the space and extend the C drive.

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5. After all the necessary steps have been conducted, simply click “Save Changes” button and close the program.

System C drive in Server 2012 has been successfully extended. To download the IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server/unlimited edition simply click over the website; the link is in the description.

https://www.resize-c.com/

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