When it comes to partition management software, many users can’t help thinking of Partition Magic which had been popular for a long time. In the past, Partition Magic dominated the whole partition management software market and could be regarded as the best and most popular partition management software. It is able to create partition, delete partition, extend partition, resize partition, merge partitions, and so on. However, as time goes by, this partition magic declines gradually, and now few computer users will choose it to manage partition. Of course, when a piece of software declines, another piece of software will flourish. MiniTool Partition Wizard is the very new generation of partition magic alternative. It is promoted largely in compatibility and owns magical partition management functions.
Features of MiniTool Partition Wizard
Next, we will introduce features of this partition magic briefly. It can be compatible with all commonly seen Windows operating systems such as Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista, and Windows XP. In addition, the partition magic can help create partition, delete partition, resize partition, extend partition, split partition, copy partition, hide partition, merge partitions, change drive letter, wipe partition, and perform other partition management easily and safely.
Resize partition by using partition magic for Server 2008
How can we use this partition magic in Windows Server 2008? Next, we will give an example. Firstly, visit the downloading center http://www.partitionmagic.biz to download the partition magic for Server 2008. After installation, run it to get the following interface (it is the main interface of the partition magic):
From this interface, we can see the partition magic is divided into 5 modules, namely toolbar on the top, action panel on the left, disk map on the upper right, partition list on the lower right, and legends at the bottom. How can we resize partition by making use of these modules? Firstly, we need to select the partition which needs resizing from partition list, and then choose the function “Move/Resize Partition” from action panel to get the following interface:
Here, we can see a partition handle with 2 black triangles on both sides. By dragging triangles, we can change the length of partition handle to resize partition. Of course, we can also input exact value to textbox below to resize partition. Then, click “OK” button to go back to the main interface. At last, click “Apply” button to apply all changes to computer. After that, we are successful to resize partition by using partition magic for Server 2008.