Windows Server 2003 users often need to resize partition when a certain partition runs out of space. It is believed that many users first think of using command prompt to resize partition for Server 2003. However, if there is no unallocated space adjacent to target partition, command prompt can not help us accomplish partition resize for Server 2003 unless we delete a neighboring partition to release unallocated space. So, the best way to cope with partition space insufficiency is using partition magic server. To download partition magic server, users had better visit professional partition magic downloading website http://www.partitionmagicserver.com.
Extend partition for Server 2003 by using professional partition magic server
Firstly, visit the website mentioned just now to download the professional partition magic server. Next, install it to Server 2003 and open it:
This is the main interface of the partition magic server. Here, we take extending partition E for example. From the main interface, we can see there is no unallocated space adjacent to partition E, so we need to move unallocated space to be neighboring to partition E at first. Select partition F and click “Move/Resize” button from toolbar. Then, the following interface will appear:
In this interface, drag the whole partition handle to move partition and click “OK” to go back to main interface:
Now, we can see the unallocated space has been located adjacent to partition E. So, we select partition E and click “Move/Resize” button to extend partition for Server 2003.
Drag the right border of partition handle rightwards to extend partition for Server 2003 and click “OK” to return to main interface:
The main interface shows partition E has been extended, and there are 2 pending operations in “Operations Pending” area. So, we click “Apply” button to apply all pending operations to Server 2003. Then, the task to resize partition for Server 2003 is finished successfully.
Now, all of you should believe it is more convenient to use partition magic server than use command prompt. If you want to perform partition resize for Server 2003, choose this partition magic server. It is your best choice.