As we know, there are many free partition manager software, such as AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard Edition. However, all of them only support desktop Windows operating systems, including Windows 8/7/Vista/XP. Is there any freeware available to resize partition in Windows Server operating systems?
As free Partition Magic for Server, free partition manager server-Partition Assistant Lite edition provides the most popular hard disk partition management functions free of charge. It fully supports Windows Server 2000, 2003, 2008, Windows Small Business Server 2003, 2008, 2011 and Windows Home Server 2011 (all editions).
The following is a step-by-step tutorial on how to resize partition by moving some free space from D partition to C drive in Windows Server 2003 with free Partition Magic Server - free partition manager server-Partition Assistant Lite edition.
Tip: You can free download partition manager and follow this instruction.
Step2: Select D partition. Right click on it and select "Resize Partition" in the drop-down menu.
Step3: Click "OK" and you can find an unallocated space has been generated from D partition. Then, right click on D partition and select "Move Partition".
Step4: Click "OK" and you can find the unallocated space locates behind C drive. Then, select C drive and drag the right slider bar rightwards to extend.
Step5: Now you can preview the reduced D partition and expanded C drive. To save the changes, click "Apply" on the toolbar.
As mentioned above, the moving partition feature is available in some condition so there is still some unallocated space behind D partition, and you can reallocate it to D partition. Now download the full version of AOMEI Partition Assistant Lite to resize partition in Windows Server 2000, 2003, 2008.