How to resize partition in Windows Server 2003

When talking about resizing partitions, many people know the famous program – Partition Magic, which is the first partitioning software. However, this program isn't compatible with Windows Server 2003, 2008. In technical forums, many people feedback failed to install it to Server 2003. To resize partition in Windows 2003 Server, some people try to create partition magic bootable CD, don't do that, because system compatibility is part of an application, partition resizing involves file system and the technology to move files. It is very likely to cause system boot failure or data loss if you resize server 2003 partition with Partition Magic boot CD. Just forget Partition Magic, besides the limitations, Symantec even abandoned this famous program with a statement on their website saying they no longer offer Norton Partition Magic. In this page, I'll introduce another server partition software, which is similar with Partition Magic but much more powerful. … Continue reading






Resize partition server 2003/2008/2011

Many people have trouble resizing a partition in Windows Server platform, so in this article I want to introduce how to resize Windows Server partitions without starting over or losing any data. Most of the "tutorials" in other places just shows resizing partition under simplest disk configuration, here I'll give the complete and easy solution. To resize a volume, especially for a server, the first and most important task is finding a tool, a reliable partitioning tool. Who wants to see system failure or data loss after resizing? Today I introduce a "magic" server partition software – Partition Assistant Server, which is similar with Norton Partition Magic. Partition Magic is a famous partitioning utility, but after Symantec get it, it has not been updated, on October, 2011 Symantec even abandoned it with a statement on their website saying they no longer offer Partition Magic, What a pity. (Don't waste your … Continue reading






How to resize Windows Server partition without data loss, fast and safely?

Resize Windows Server partition Today's hard drives feature jaw-dropping amounts of space, but no matter how big your drive, you'll be amazed at how quickly application installs, browser caches, and temporary files can eat up your free space and clutter your system. When the system C: drive is out of space, the Server computer will be fighting for the precious space and will run much slowly. System maybe crash if there is little free space. What will you do in this situation? To start over is a solution but longer downtime means more loss and no one would like to waste their happy weekend to do it. The most time-saving and easy way is to resize Windows Server partition with reliable Server partition software. That is to say, shrink other data partition and get some free space and then extend the boot C drive with the Unallocated space, so no … Continue reading






How to resize Server 2003 partition without data loss?

Resize partition on Windows 2003 Server When the Server 2003 system C: drive runs out of space, the Server computer will be fighting for the precious space and will run slowly. System maybe crash if there is no free space. What will you do in this situation? To start over is a solution but longer downtime means more loss and no one would like to waste their happy weekend to do it. The most time-saving and easy way is resizing Windows 2003 Server partition with reliable Server partition software. That is to say, shrink other data partition to get some free space and then extend the boot C drive, no need to delete, format partition and start over to save time. This article introduces how to resize Server 2003 partition without losing data. Ensure data security when resizing Server 2003 partition The security and stability are undoubtedly the most significant … Continue reading