How to Make a Partition and Create Partition on Hard Drive?

The question "how to make partition on a hard drive that already has four primary drives" can be frequently heard. In order to manage the information and data better, many people want to create partition on the hard drive, but the Windows built-in Disk Management can not solve this problem. In this case, a third party tool is extremely needed.

Recommendation of AOMEI Partition Assistant

In order to solve the problem of "make partition", a powerful third party tool, AOMEI Partition Assistant is strongly recommended. It can ensure the security of the information, and also the operation is very simple with just a few clicks. What's more, it has many other functions, such as "Resize", "Move", "Split", "Merge", "Allocate Free Space", several operation "Wizards", etc.

This tool is good for all the users who has disk problems and who are not familiar with the Windows snap-in Disk Management. Unfortunately, some Windows Editions do not have the Disk Management utility. In this case, even if you are an expert, you can not resolve this trouble. Therefore, the AOMEI Partition tool can bring its features into full play. The home version of this tool is free, which supports most of the Windows editions, such as, 32 bit and 64 bit versions of Win8, Win 7, Vista, XP and Windows 2000 Professional. What's more, there are other editions to meet different users' needs.

Make Partition with Partition Assistant Free Edition

Here comes an example of "Create Partition" in Windows 7. There are two cases.

Note: download AOMEI Partition Assistant, install and launch it. (Refer to the picture below)

Main Interface of AOMEI

Case 1: there is no unallocated space on the disk.

  • Step 1: right click the drive that has some free space, select "Create" option.
  • Step 2: in the pop-up window, drag the slider bar to determine the size of the new volume, and click "OK". Also, the Partition Label and file system can be set in this step.
  • Step 3: click "Apply" on the toolbar in the main interface to carry out the operations.

Case 2: there is an unallocated space on the disk.

  • First, right click the unallocated space, in the drop-down menu, select "Create" option.
  • Then, in the pop-up window, pull either side or both sides of the slider bar to determine the size and position of the new volume, and then click "OK". Likewise, the Label, file system drive letter and the partition type can be set here.
  • At last, click "Apply" on the toolbar to commit the operations.

All in all, this multifunctional partition manager is a master-hand in dealing with partition issues. What's more, there are other extraordinary functions. Therefore, just download and try it out.

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