How to Resize System Partition on Server 2003 with Partition Magic Free

How to resize system partition on Server 2003 with Partition Magic Server?


Partition Magic Server provides a user-friendly interface; all features are intuitively designed and displayed. To resize system partition on Windows server 2003, you just need to drag and move the disk map, or you can also click the "Resize" in the function panel and follow the instruction to resize the system partition easily and safely:




1. Firstly, Launch Partition Magic Server, all disk info on server 2003 will show in the software:


2. Secondly, Right-click the data partition and select "Resize", and drag the left border rightwards to shrink it in the pop-up window.


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Then, you can get some Unallocated space behind the system partition.


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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.


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4. Fourthly, click "Apply"




Some people try to find Partition Magic Server Free, but all third-party partition magic server software available is not free, while you can remove the disk from the server and connect it to PC, and then use the free PC edition to resize the system partition, if that does not trouble you a lot.


How to resize system partition on Windows server 2003?
How to resize system partition on Windows server 2003? Windows server 2003 Operating System boasting its security, reliability and scalability features is still the most popular server systems nowadays. While unlike Windows 7/Vista/server 2008, there is no built-in Extend/Shrink volume feature in Windows server 2003 system, so is there any way to resize Windows server 2003 without damaging the system partition when the partition running out of space?


Partition Magic Server 2003 to resize system partition

Technically, it is not an easy job to resize system partition on Windows server 2003. Server administration used to resize system partition with Diskpart command provided by Microsoft, but as there is no standard GUI and other limitations for this command, it is not highly recommended now. Instead, if you are still fearful about resizing your system partition on server, partition magic server software is often a life-saver and give you the necessary confidence for the job, especially since Windows has never had anything other than a very basic toolset.


There are many Windows partition magic server tools out there, like partition Magic, Acronis disk manger, Partition Magic, Partition Magic, Partition Manager, etc. and the most popular one comes to people’s mind is probably PowerQuest’s Partition Magic. Well, since Symantec bought it from Power Quest, it was never updated since Partition Magic 8.0, also, and it did not work with any Windows server system like Windows server 2000, 2003 or 2008. Here we will introduce one partition magic server alternative - Partition Magic Server to resize system partition on Windows server 2003




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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