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How to shrink and extend partition in windows 10

How to shrink and extend partition in windows 10
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In this post you will learn the Technic how to shrink and extend partition in windows 10

Creating partition is also very important for making another drive to keep our different category of files. So, now firstly I will show you how to shrink/make different drive for your files and documents in Microsoft windows 10 and then I will also show you how to extend/get it back to previous drive. Now here is a very easiest way for making different partitions and also getting it back to previous drive. Go ahead step by step with the guide.

Note: Kindly give your complete attention while you are going to make different partitions. If you want to make 50GB space of another volume but unfortunately while you are giving the amount of volume suddenly you put one more (Zero) so in this case your 50GB will be 500GB by just applying one more Zero and also you may lose your files from the old drive.

How to shrink and extend partition in windows 10 with Step by Step Guide

 

1:  At first right click on PC then select manage to open your computer management.

2: Now go to the Disk management and click on it.

3: Select the disk from which you want to shrink/make another volume after that right click on it and then click on shrink volume.

4: Be careful while entering the amount of space to shrink into another disk. So, now type your amount of space to shrink after that click on shrink.

5: After shrinking the new disk will appear on your computer management with the black color after that right click on it then click on new simple volume.

6: Just click on Next.

7: So, now the size of a volume will appear for you then click on next.

8: You can also choose your drive letter afterward just click on next.

9: Type your Drive name later than click on next.

10: Only click on Finish.

11: Finally you created the new disk for your PC.

12: In this step if you want to extend/get it back to the previous disk. Just go to the computer management after that select your disk and right click on it then click on Delete volume.

13: Make sure that you don’t have important files in this disk then click on Yes.

14: After deleting volume the green disk will appear on your computer screen later than right click on it and click on delete partition.

15: Now click on Yes.

16: After deleting partition go to the old disk and right click on it then select extend volume.

17: Click on next.

18: Again click on next.

19So, now click on Finish.

Congratulation! Finally you extended the disk into the old disk.

Thank you for watching!

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