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How to convert primary partition to logical partition?

2016-08-02 11:21:59 Posted by Daisy to Partition Master Guide

Summary:
Free convert primary partition to logical partition with EaseUS Partition Master. Convert logical partition to primary partition is also available.

Some users may encounter the following problem:

there are four primary partitions in the hard disk, however the fifth partition cannot be created. Because of MBR hard disk limitations, either up to four primary partitions or up to three primary partitions plus an extended partition can be created for each basic MBR hard disk. If you want to create more than four partitions, you need to convert one primary partition to logical partition firstly.

Partition manager software - EaseUS Partition Master, its convert primary partition to logical partition is available. With its help, you can easily convert primary partition to logical partition without data loss.

To convert primary partition to logical partition:

1. Download EaseUS Partition Master and install it. After that, launch EaseUS Partition Master.

2. Select the partition which you want to convert, right click the selected partition and select Convert to logical.

Select Convert Primary to Logical

3. EaseUS Partition Master starts checking your partition.

4. EaseUS Partition Master starts converting primary partition to logical partition.

5. Click Apply to execute the operations.