Windows 8 has released for a period of
time, and trends popular. How to partition a hard drive in windows 8 like resize, merge,
split, create partition is becoming widely concerned. AOMEI released its new version on Partition Assistant, disk partitioning tool, in recent
month, this article is going to guide you Windows 8 partition hard drive job in our new
Usually, we want more space for our system partition,
game partition or for some particular purpose, so we had to resize partition size on
the same disk. Now my E partition has 135GB capacity, for example. J partition, my
game partition has only 6GB, so it’s not enough for a 20GB game. Our job is to
resize E partition and extend J partition.
Run AOMEI Partition Assistant on the desktop, then choose
E partition in the partition list, then right click or directly choose "Resize/Move
Partition" on the left guide bar.
Slide the little bar on the right top to 20GB free space,
click OK to proceed.
Now, choose J partition as the target partition, then
slide the left bar to extend it with 20GB, OK to Next.
At last,Apply all the operations on the
Take the same situation, E: 135GB, J: 6GB, New Game 20GB,
for example too. Besides the resize method we mentioned above, we can use another
function - Merge Partitions to do the same job. Click E partition, then Click Merge
Partition on the left.
In the pop-up windows, choose J as the partition we want
to merge, then see the hint below: All data in (J:) partition will be merged into
E:\J-drive (Or you can choose J as the display partition), then click OK to go
Apply the operations
Articles about merge partitions:
OK, that’s all for Windows 8 hard drive partition of this
chapter, the next chapter 2 will
talk about other functions in the new version to complete partition Windows 8 hard
drive we setted today. Let’s look forwards to that.