How to increase disk space for Windows рачунар

Јохн, Ажурирано: 15. новембра 2020

Овај чланак представља како повећати простор на диску у Windows 10/8/7 without losing data. Increase disk space in C drive or other partition on laptop/desktop, and how to increase disk space for RAID and virtual machine.

The disk space of all drives are allocated while installing Windows or by OEM manufacturers, but the free space may exhaust, especially for system C drive. In this situation, it can't be better if you can increase disk space in C drive with free space in other partitions, so you can solve this problem without reinstalling Operating System and tons of programs.

In this article, I'll show you how to increase disk space in Windows 10/8/7 with detailed steps. Select the corresponding method according to your own disk partition configuration.

How to increase disk space of a partition without software

Windows 10/8/7 Нативе Диск Манагемент обезбеђује Схринк Волуме и Ектенд Волуме функције које помажу промените величину додељене партиције у лету. Међутим, ти не може продужити партицију by shrinking another one, because it has limitations:

So the only way to increase disk space of a partition in Windows 10 Управљање диском је завршено брисање the adjacent partition on the right. For example how to повећати величину партиције of D drive:

  1. Пребаците све датотеке из погона Е на другу партицију.
  2. преса Windows + X  hot-keys on keyboard and then click Диск Манагемент.
  3. Кликните десним тастером миша E: и изаберите Обришите Волуме.
  4. Кликните десним тастером миша D: и изаберите Ектенд Волуме.
  5. Kliknite  sledeća kolekcija да заврши Ектенд Волуме Визард.

In most of computers, programs are installed in drive D, so do not delete it to expand C drive.

Increase space of D

If you cannot or do not want to delete partition, you have to run third party software.

How to increase disk space in C drive with another partition

са NIUBI Partition Editor, you can increase disk space of a drive in Windows 10/8/7 with free space in another partition without losing data. Comparing with Disk Management, it has many advantages such as:

Comparing with other disk partition software, NIUBI has unique 1 Други повратак, Виртуелни режим и Откажи добро technologies to protect system and data. It has free edition for Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP корисници кућних рачунара.

Преузимање the free edition and you'll see all storage device with partition layout and detailed parameters on the right.

Main window

How to increase disk space in C on laptop/desktop running Windows 10/8/7:

Корак КСНУМКС: Десни клик D: погон (the contiguous partition on the right of C) и изаберите „Resize/Move Volume", повуците лева граница за у праву у искачућем прозору.

Shrink D

Then part of free space in D drive is converted to Unallocated on the left (остављено) страни.

Shrink D rightwards

Корак КСНУМКС: Кликните десним тастером миша C и изаберите „Resize/Move Volume"поново, повуците десна граница towards right to combine this Unallocated space in the pop-up window.

Extend C drive

Then C drive disk space is increased.

Extend volume C

To avoid wrong operations, this software is designed to work in virtual mode. To change real disk partitions, click Apply on top left to take effect. Full solution to продужите Ц погон унутра Windows 10/8/7 with another partition or disk.

How to increase free space with another disk

If you want to increase a 256GB physical disk to 512GB, it is impossible, because the size of a physical disk is fixed. Instead, you can copy this disk to a larger one. While cloning disk, all partitions inside of it can be extended with extra disk space.

Watch the video how to increase space of partitions by copying to another disk in Windows 10/8/7:

Video guide

How to increase disk space/size for RAID and virtual machine

If you use hardware RAID array or VMware/Hyper-V, you can increase size of the virtual disk. To hardware RAID, you'd better contact the vendor and confirm if your RAID controller can rebuild array without losing data and ask for the guide how to realize. To virtual machine, it's much easier, follow the steps to повећати величину виртуалног диска у ВМваре-у or Хипер-В.

Ако само желиш increase disk space of a virtual partition on RAID array or virtual disk, simply follow the steps above, there's no difference.

Besides reduce partition size and increase disk space in Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP, NIUBI Partition Editor помаже вам да урадите многе друге операције.