Resize Server 2003 NTFS partition without data loss

What is NTFS File System? NTFS (New Technology File System) is the standard file system of Windows NT, including its later versions Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, and Windows 7. NTFS provides performance, security, reliability, and advanced features that are not found in any version of the file allocation table (FAT) file system. For example, NTFS guarantees volume consistency by using standard transaction logging and recovery techniques. If a system fails, NTFS uses its log file and checkpoint information to restore the consistency of the file system. NTFS also provides advanced features, such as file and folder permissions, encryption, disk quotas, and compression. Comparing with FAT file system, NTFS has many advantages, so NTFS partition is widely used, especially for system partition. However, either NTFS or FAT partition will run out of space. Operating System runs much slower, even crash if there is … Continue reading