What would you do if the system boot partition of your Windows Server is running out of space and the low disk space alert pops up regularly? If there is no free space on system C drive, you cannot install any software again and the operating system becomes extremely slow, even it may crash. Backup and restore is not a good idea to solve this problem, as it will cost a long time, it means a huge disaster. You need to resize Server boot partition or merge partitions to increase the system partition.

For a Windows Server user, to resize Server boot partition is not an easy task to do. Some unreliable software might destroy all your valued data during the process of resizing server boot partition under Windows Server 2003 Operating System. Then which is the best partitioning tool to resize Server boot partition? Many people may recall Partition Magic, yes, Partition Magic is the first and most famous partitioning software, but there is no “Partition Magic Server”, so you have to search some Partition Magic server alternatives. Here I recommend Acronis Disk Director Server for Windows Server users.


Resize Server boot partition with Acronis Disk Director Server

Acronis Disk Director Server 10.0 provides you with powerful partition and hard disk management utilities to ensure your servers are running efficiently. Acronis has a long history of supporting all Microsoft operating systems and now continues that tradition with full Microsoft VistaTM Support for Acronis Disk Director® Server 10.0!


Main benefit of Acronis Disk Director Server

Partition Manager allows you to resize, move, copy, split, and merge partitions without losing your data.

Partition Recovery allows you to recover accidentally lost or deleted partitions.

Disk Editor is a disk drive repair tool that allows you to perform advanced operations on your hard disk drive, such as restoration of boot records and hexadecimal editing.

Data Destruction allows you to wipe out all data from a deleted partition and from unallocated space.

Command-line interface — create scripts for application tasks.

Application log — view all actions performed using the application.


How to resize Server boot partition with Acronis Disk Director?

1. Launch Acronis Disk Director. Right click the data partition that behind the system partition, and then choose Resize.

Acronis Disk Director2. In the pop up window, drag the partition rightwards, after that, this partition will be shrinked.

Acronis Disk Director resize partition3. Right click the system partition and choose Resize.

Acronis Disk Director resize partition4. In the pop up window, drag the right borderline of the system partition, after that, this system partition will be extended.

Acronis Disk Director resize partitionRemember to apply the operations. By two drag operations, you can resize the Server boot partition to solve drive running out of space on Windows Servers, very easy and you don’t need to worry about data losing, but you’d better always backup your system before any operations.

Acronis Disk Director Server is the most stable and safe partitioning software for Windows Server users to resize Server boot partition so far and many Fortune 500 companies use this partition magic server.

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Acronis Disk Director Server Competitors

If you think Acronis Disk Director Server ($609) is too expensive, you may read more and Partition Wizard Server ($129 only), which is full featured Server partition manager.

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