Aomei partition assistant 5.1 help you manage disk partition easily.

To manage disk partitions more easily, many people want to find a powerful, reliable and easy-to-use partitioning software. Originally, Norton Partition Magic of Symantec is the first choice, however, it isn't compatible with Windows Server 2003, 2008, not to mention Server 2011, Windows 8/7/Vista are neither supported. Today, I want to introduce a best alternative – Aomei Partition Assistant 5.1, as the most popular partitioning software, it helps you manage disk partitions of Windows Server and PC fast and easily. Editions The same with other partition utility, Aomei Partition Assistant is divided into major 4 editions – Home Edition, Professional Edition, Server Edition and Unlimited Edition. Edition differences Home Edition is for 32-bit (x86) PC home users, including Windows 7/Vista/XP/2000 SP4. Pro Editions is for 32 and 64 bit (x64). Server Edition and Unlimited Edition support both Windows Server and PC, supported OS and functions keep the same, but Unlimited … Continue reading

Partition Magic and its features, version history and alternatives.

What is Partition Magic? Partition Magic is originally made by PowerQuest corporation, it is the first and most famous hard drive partitioning program that can help you resize and modify existing partitions without data losing. Partition Magic ran on Microsoft Windows operating systems (only 2000 and XP, not Vista or 7) or from a bootable CD-ROM. Existing partitions could be resized without loss of data. Partition Magic Version History 1997 –PartitionMagic 3.0 released under Powerquest. (The original version of PartitionMagic) 1999 — PartitionMagic 4.0 released under Powerquest. Apr.2000 — PartitionMagic 5.0 released under Powerquest. Dec.2000– PartitionMagic 6.0 released under Powerquest. 2001 — PartitionMagic 7.0 released under Powerquest. 2002 — PartitionMagic 8.0 released under Powerquest. December 5, 2003 –Symantec acquired Powerquest. May 5, 2004 — PartitionMagic 8.0.5 released under Symantec. (no more release from then on.) On December 8, 2009, the Symantec website states, “Sorry, we no longer offer Norton Partition Magic.” Partition Magic Features Partitions … Continue reading

Acronis Disk Director Suite 10 upgraded to 11 Home

What is Acronis Disk Director? Do you hear about Acronis True Image? Yes, True Image is one of the famous backup and recovery products of Acronis company. As the best Partition Magic alternative, Acronis Disk Director is widely-used by many home computer users. As Acronis Disk Director Suite 10 doesn’t support Windows 7, many Acronis fans contact Acronis to upgrade Disk Director Suite 10. Now really good news to Acronis fans (including me), Acronis Disk Director Suite has been upgraded to 11 Home, cheers. Acronis® Disk Director® 11 Home is an all-new version of the most feature-rich disk management product available. If you’re serious about maximizing disk use and data safety, it’s never been easier to create hard disk partitions or resize, move or merge partitions without data loss. Acronis Disk Director 11 Home includes powerful new features like Windows® 7 support, Dynamic Disk and GPT disk support, spanning a … Continue reading

How to Resize Partition Windows 2000 Server with Partition Magic Server?

I cannot believe there are still so many people use Windows Server 2000, as even Windows Server 2008 has been released for such a long time. After reading the articles about partition magic software to resize, merge and manage Server disk partition, some Server users ask me whether these partition magic server software support Windows Server 2000, though the official websites says yes. So I test deeply again and write this tutorial how to resize partition Windows 2000 Server. In the begining, I want to introduce some background, if you know about this and don’t want to read again, you may jump to the end of this article to see how to resize partition Windows 2000 Server. About Windows 2000 Server Windows 2000 is a line of operating systems produced by Microsoft for use on personal computers, business desktops, laptops, and servers. Released on 17 February 2000, it was the … Continue reading

How to Resize raid 5 with Partition Magic Server without data losing?

Why Do You Need to Resize RAID 5? Considering both price and reliability, RAID 5 is one of the most popular RAID level and is more preferred by Windows Server users. To maximize the performance of server computers, IT administrators need to repartition RAID 5 regularly, especially to resize RAID 5 without data losing. Here are some typical examples. I have a SBS2003 standard server. My system partition C: drive is run out of place on the created RAID 5? Do I need to recreate a RAID 5? I have a Dell Poweredge 4300 that I setup using a RAID 5 config. The C: drive has little space left (<750Mb) and I would like to find something that can successfully expand partition raid 5 without losing data as this is a production server. I have a Windows 2003 server with a single raid 5. System partition C is running out … Continue reading