By Teresa / Last Updated July 26, 2017

Why choose third-party partition magic tool for Windows 7?

As we all know, Windows 7 can fix the basic problem of low system disk space and other drive problems by its Disk Management, which is the same as Windows Vista and Server 2008. However, Windows 7 Disk Management can not completely solve all the problems. The obvious trouble is that it requires the continuous free space must behind the volume to be extended. Meanwhile, the drive cannot be moved. Thus, we must ask the third party software for help to solve the problem wholly.

Partition magic AOMEI for Window 10/8/7/XP

There are so many volume products in the markets for users to choose for Windows 8/7/Vista/XP and each one has its advantages. Among these products, some of them are free, while some need to pay money. No matter if they are free or not, they all do the powerful work and are based on the data safety. AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional is one of the best partition magic for Windows 7/8 to resize drives. With its help, we can easily extend C drive, shrink drives, allocate free space, and merge the drives and so on. Meanwhile, it is just made up of the operation of several clicks and drags with the chart and it is so easy to operate and simple to understand with the detailed choice for people. Whether you are IT expert or novices, it provides the simple operating method. Here is a link for partition magic free download.

Shrink drive with AOMEI Partition Assistant

Here are the steps for you to resize drives:

Step 1: Download AOMEI Partition Assistant and start it. Right click the volume you want to resize and choose "Resize Partition".

Resize Partition.gif

Step 2: Drag the sliderbar of volume C from left to right to create a new volume. Then, click "OK".

Move and Reszie Partition.gif

Step 3: Don't forget to click "Apply" on the toolbar to make all the operations effective.


Extend C drive with AOMEI Partition Assistant

Step 1: After you have done all the procedures above. There are some free space already. Right click C drive again and select "Resize Partition".

Step 2: Drag the sliderbar of drive C from right to left, and then, select "OK".

Move and Reszie Partition extend.gif

Step 3:Click "Apply" at last.


  • It is simple software for all people and it just spends you 3~10 minutes on doing all of these operations.

  • You can have a quick view in the "Pending Operations" window to make sure whether all of your actions right or not before you commit. The button "Undo", "Redo" and "Discard" in the toolbar may help you.

  • It supports Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP (both 32bit and 64bit).

No matter its easy operating steps or its design, it is a best assistant to manage your hard disk and it will solve all the problems on system partition. What’s more, this magic partitioning tool allows you shrink C drive beyond half when Disk Management fails you. If you want to resize partition in Windows Server OS, give AOMEI Partition Assistant Lite edition a shot. This is free for Server 2003/2008/2012/2016 (R2) systems.