Some times you may want to resize your hard disk partition, or want to change it to some other file system like FAT to NTFS EXT3 to NTFS, etc. Some times we want to recover the entire partition in case of some bad thing happened to our hard disk and all our valuable data are trapped inside the hard disk. There are several ways to do partition using windows, but if you want to do some advanced work recover the lost partition, resize partition requires more skill and technical knowledge. You don’t worry about the FDISK command and DOS partition method. Now some cool stuff is available in the market, you can do all these things and more using an attractive graphic interface. Different types of partition software with good GUI is available on the market, but some more pricey. So here is a solution some cool freeware tools, which helps you to do all these things without spending a few pence from your pocket.
EASEUS Partition master
EASEUS Partition Master is a free and easy-to-use partition master software for FAT, NTFS, Ext2/Ext3 partition in Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, 2008, 7. EASEUS Partition Master is a comprehensive application ideal for managing your computer partitions whether you have partition experience or not. It covers a full range of features including Partition Manager, Data Recovery, disk, and partition copy and more. Some main functions we can do with Easeus partition master are, resize partition, copy partition, recover partition, format partition, delete partition, convert partition, hide partition, etc.
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MiniTool Partition Wizard
MiniTool Partition Wizard Home Edition is a free partition manager software designed by MT Solution Ltd. This partition manager supports 32/64 bit Windows Operating System including Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7. Home users can perform complicated partition operations by using this powerful yet free partition manager to manage their hard disk. Some of the functions include: resizing partitions, copying partitions, create a partition, delete partition, format partition, convert partition, explore partition, hide partition, change drive letter, set active partition, Partition Recovery, etc.
Cute Partition Manager
Cute Partition Manager is a freeware application that allows you to create partitions (up to 100 partitions per hard disk), delete partitions, change the boot flag and partition types of partitions, etc. Using Partition Manager, you can easily add, edit, delete and manage the partitions in your computer.
Most of the hard disks have plenty of space and can store plenty of data and easily accommodate more than one operating system. In order to efficiently store a large amount of data or install multiple operating systems, you need to partition your hard disk with a partition management utility like Partition Manager. Partition Manager is very easy to use. It lets you preview the changes before you save them. It lets you edit the boot flag, partition type, and other advanced parameters. It gives you total control of your system during the partition process. For example, it lets you edit all existing partitions. It even lets you install all the operating systems from scratch and It supports all versions of Windows (9x, ME, NT,2K, XP, Vista), DOS, Linux, etc.
Partition Logic allows you to create, delete, format and move partitions and modify their attributes. It can also clone hard disks, that is, make a copy of an entire hard disk onto another (possibly new) hard disk. It also can create, delete, format, defragment, resize, and move partitions and modify their attributes. It can copy entire hard disks from one to another. It boots from a CD or floppy disk and runs as a standalone system, independent of your regular operating system. Partition Logic is intended to become a free alternative to such commercial programs as Partition Magic, Drive Image, and Norton Ghost.
Norton Partition Magic
Symantec’s Norton Partition Magic (originally made by the power quest corporation but now owned by Semantic) lets you easily organize your hard drive by creating, resizing, copying, and merging disk partitions. Separate your operating system, applications, documents, music, photos, games, and backup files to reduce the risk of data loss if your system crashes. You can use Norton Partition Magic to run multiple operating systems safely. You can divide a single hard drive into two or more partitions, BootMagic makes it easy to switch between different operating systems and allows you to copy, move, resize, split or merge partitions.
The MiniTool partition can organize your hard drive and gain additional space in your existing partitions to maximize usage of hard disk space in basic or dynamic, GPT or MBR, single disk or Raid disk. This Partition Manager helps you to create, delete, merge and split partitions. In case to replace HDD, you can clone or Migrate disk, no need to spend hours reinstalling your old disk’s operating system and applications.
You can easily restore your PC to peak performance and speeds up your PC with AVG Tuneup. AVG Tuneup cleans your hard drive and eliminates freezing and crashing.
What you think about using these tools with a graphical user interface to do this complicated task, can you suggest something new which is offering more than this?