Resize IBM Server Partition with Partition Magic Server Free

How to resize partition on IBM server with Partition Magic Server

Regarding step by step instructions to resize partition on IBM server, we take Partition Magic Server for example. Partition Magic Server provides a user-friendly interface and all features are intuitively designed and displayed.


1. Firstly, Launch Partition Magic Server, all disk info on IBM server will show in the software: right click the data partition that behind the system partition, and choose Resize/Move.

get unallocated space from other partition

2. Secondly, Right-click the data partition and select "Resize", and drag the left border rightwards to shrink it in the pop-up window. Then, you can get some Unallocated space behind the system partition.

shrink the data partition

3. Thirdly, right-click the system partition and select "Resize", and drag the right border rightwards to hold the Unallocated space in the pop-up window.


4. Fourthly, click "Apply";


Partition Magic Free

Nowadays, if you want to resize your hard drive partition on server or PC easily, third-party partition magic software is always recommended now. And Partition Magic Free would be the most favorite one known by people, but actually, Partition Magic is not the freeware, and it has no server edition. So if you want to resize or manage the partition on server system for free, you can remove the disk from the server and connect it to PCs for all free operations; if you just need to partition your PCs, you can turn to Partition Magic Freeware alternatives like Partition Master Home Edition, Partition Magic Home Edition or Partition Magic Home Edition, which support well Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7 32 and 64 bit.

Resize Partition on IBM server with Partition Magic Server Software

In this article, we will introduce you how-to resize partition on IBM server with Partition Magic Server software. We know all pc or server disks will encounter the problems of partition management with more and more programs or data input and exchanged, if you do not want to turn for IBM server center for help every time when a partition problem comes out, you can manage or resize the partition on your IBM server yourself easily and without losing a thing.

Regarding the partition problems we usually met, the most common ones would be low disk space and  needing resize the partition, or creating new partition on IBM servers, just like the case below:

I'm having a problem with one of my IBM servers running Windows 2k AS SP3. The system partition giving warning low disk space, and other partitions have enough free space, I tried to move some free space to the system partition from others, but in Disk Management I found nothing to achieve this.
Currently the IBM Server has Basic Disks with 4 partitions. C,E,F, and G. The file system is NTFS and I'm pulling my hair out..... Does anyone know how-to resize the partition on IBM server?

Sure, the better partition management maximizes IBM server efficacy and performance. Windows Server Disk Management is not powerful enough to perform this task easily and safely, that is why third party partition magic server software becomes necessary and widely used by us.

Partition Magic Server Alternatives

Partition Magic Server software we know now are mainly Acronis Disk Server Director, Paragon Partition Manager Server, Partition Magic Server, Partition Master Server and Partition Magic. These applications come with various drive management utilities and are capable of managing volumes, managing partitions on almost all server systems like IBM server, SBS server. Partitions on the server can be made, altered, deleted or bootable by using these tools. A novice also can resize server partitions now, using these partition software applications.

Meanwhile, Partition Magic Server enable you to discard all operation if you are still not sure about, it will list all operations you do on the server in the "Operations Pending" column and no changes will take place on your partitions before "Apply" it.
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