However, unlike data read-only program, data corruption could occur while repartitioning hard drives with third party partition software. This article introduces the safest and fastest partition manager for Windows Server 2012 R2.
The entire process from downloading the software to install and finally running is super easy and fast. After running it, you'll see a neat interface with 5 blocks:
To single partition:
To whole disk:
To Unallocated space:
There is potential system and data damage risk while modify disk partition with unreliable partitioning software, If it happens, you cannot boot Windows and/or lose data if you have no backup. It also costs a long time to restore everything and verify data if you have backup image.
As the safest tool, NIUBI Partition Editor provides 3 innovative technologies to protect system and data.
It is common if you did something wrong or changed or your mind, so NIUBI Partition Editor is designed to work in its own virtual mode.
All operations you do will be listed as pending and real disk volumes won't be changed until you press Apply button to confirm. Before Applying, you can undo or redo the operations without the fear of losing your data or corrupting your hard drive.
If you confirmed and started the changes, other server partition software don't allow cancelling the ongoing operations from the beginning or over 50% progress even if you did something wrong.
Because the cancellation causes part of parameters can't be modified, which leads to system boot failure or partition damage. Thanks to the unique Cancel-at-well technology, you can cancel the ongoing operations at any progress with NIUBI Partition Editor. Everything will back to original status in a flash.
Have you experienced or heard about power outage or some unexpected error occurs while resizing server disk partitions? In most of cases, the hard drive gets corrupted and you'll lose data in single or entire hard drive. Operating System may be damaged, too, so you have to restore or completely reinstall.
Better than other tools, NIUBI Partition Editor has unique 1 Second Rollback technology which is able to automatically rollback server to original status in a flash. So, if any error occurs during the modifications, your server could back online without damage shortly.
Sometimes when you changed the start position of a volume such as moving it, shrink it towards right, or extend it towards left, all files in this volume must be moved to new locations. The more files in the partition, the longer time to finish. A good algorithm is very helpful to reduce time.
Because of the advanced file-moving algorithm, NIUBI Partition Editor is 30% - 300% other than other software. This is very important to a server especially when such operations require server rebooting to execute. Nobody likes to see even 1 more second offline to a server.
You just need to click, drag and drop on the disk map to modify disk partitions, anyone without help or experience of running such kind of software can use this tool well.
The Hot-Resize technology of NIUBI helps you shrink and extend most of partitions without rebooting server. (Note: close the running applications and opening files/folders in the partition that you want to shrink or move before stating NIUBI.
This partition tool supports Windows Server 2012, 2016, 2019 and previous Server 2008, 2003. Any local/removable hard disk, VMware, Hyper-V, all types of hardware RAID arrays, USB flash drive are all supported.
You can also create a Bootable Media using this server partition manager easily. You just need to specify the location where you want your ISO file to be saved. A bootable ISO file of your current Operating System will be created in just a few minutes.
There are many partition manager software for Windows Server 2012 (R2), the GUI and functions are all similar, but because of the powerful data protection ability, fast file-moving algorithm and many other advantages, NIUBI Partition Editor is recommended as the best server partition manager. It has 90-days money back guarantee and provides 24/7 live chat support.