Windows SBS 2003 How to Increase Partition Size


This tutorial is about the way to increase the size of disk partition (extend system partition or extend data partition) on Windows SBS 2003 Server.

Andrew Wright

Updated on 01/05/2021

by Andrew Wright

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SBS 2003 Partition Software Download

Download IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server to increase the size of SBS 2003 disk partition. You can fix low disk space problem on SBS partition with this partition software.

Increase Size of Disk Partition SBS 2003

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Do you want to increase the size of disk partition on SBS 2003 when it is running out of disk space? Do you still have confusion if you can extend a disk partition without data loss? IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server is a partition software, which is specially designed for Windows Server users to manage disk partition. With this partition software, you can extend disk partition and shrink disk partition without any data loss. This partition software works on all disk partitions including NTFS partition and FAT32 partition.

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How to Increase SBS 2003 Disk Partition Size Without Losing Data?

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How to redistribute disk space in Windows Server

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

Step 2:
Move the arrow to shrink the partition to squeeze some free space, which will be shown as unallocated volume.

Steps to resize your disk partition
Steps to resize your disk partition

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Shrink other large partition to produce free space for C drive

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Step 3:
Move the unallocated volume close to the partition and right click this partition, and then you can choose the "Resize/Move" option.

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Right click c drive to get started with extending c

Steps to resize your disk partition
Steps to resize your disk partition

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Step 4:
Move the arrow to increase the size of selected partition and click "Apply" button.

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Disk Partition on SBS 2003 Has Insufficient Free Disk Space

It is unavoidable for all computer users to run into this and that kind of problem in the process of working on their computer, while the most common problem might be that the free space of disk partition is insufficient on SBS 2003. It is understandable that a disk partition may run out of free disk space along with more and more data is written to the partition. If it is a data partition that runs out of free disk space, the solution might be much easier because you can simply move all files to an external device. If it is a system partition that lacks free disk space, the solution will be a little difficult. If you have free space on your disk, you can also merge free space to c server 2003,if you don’t, you can merge two partitions.

Extend System Partition SBS 2003

The reason why it is much more difficult to extend a system partition on Windows Server like SBS 2003 is that some data stored on this partition is unable to be deleted or moved. If you make any mistake or corrupt some important data on the system partition, it may have terrible influence on your computer. Therefore, if you want to increase the size of system partition on SBS 2003, partition software is the best choice. When selecting partition software, it is quite important to choose a secure and reliable one. Insecure partition software may cause unexpected disaster to your computer. IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server works as partition magic to increase size of system partition safely, so you can completely rely on this software. No data loss, no disk reformatting, no system reinstalling, but you are able to increase SBS 2003 system partition quite easily in a short time.

Can You Optimize Performance Of SBS 2003 by Extending System Partition?

As a computer user, you may know that a good performance of system is quite important. However, sometimes, you may find that your computer is running slowly and slowly with unknown reasons. In this situation, if you find the system partition is nearly full, you may try to increase the size of system partition. When system partition has enough free disk space, your computer may run much faster than before. However, the factors that can affect the performance of system are various, so we cannot say that you are able to optimize performance of SBS 2003 by extending system partition. We can only tell you that lacking of free space on system partition is a possible reason that may cause your computer to run slowly.

Is It Difficult to Increase SBS 2003 Partition Size?

If you want to resize disk partition on SBS 2003 with Windows built-in tool like Diskpart command, it might be a little difficult. However, if you can resize SBS 2003 disk partition by using IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server, it is very easy to handle. This software has user-friendly interface and enables all Server users to resize disk partition simply. You just need to drag the mouse and perform a few mouse clicks, then IM-Magic Partition Resizer Server will help you increase the size of any partition effectively and efficiently.

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