Convert Dynamic Disk to Basic Disk without Data Losing

Before Windows Vista and Windows 7, you cannot shrink or extend partition in Disk Management, so you may convert a basic disk to dynamic to extend partition, but nowadays many people want to convert dynamic disk to basic. When you add new disks, you may convert disk to dynamic mistakely. To convert dynamic disk to basic disk, Microsoft provides no method, it tells you to delete all dynamic volumes and then convert dynamic disk to basic disk, bad enough. Fortunately, there are other methods to convert dynamic disk to basic without data losing. Why convert dynamic disk to basic disk? Although dynamic disks contains  many advantages than the basic disks, it also brings some problems as bellow: 1. If you converted basic disk to dynamic, you cannot delete these dynamic volumes and reinstall Microsoft Windows operating system with system CD/DVD. 2. You cannot convert dynamic disk to basic disk without … Continue reading