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How to Combine and Merge Partitions in Windows 10

2015-05-12 16:03:49 Posted by Tracy King to Partition Manager

Summary:
Free partition manager software from EaseUS supports you to free combine and merge two and more partitions to external C drive or other important partition in Windows 10/8/7. Follow to see how to free merge partitions in Windows 10 without losing data now.

"I recently uploaded my computer OS into Windows 10 but it seems that my system partition is running out of space. I’ve allocated all my computer space. And the only solution that I can do is to combine two partitions. How? I’m not really quite acquainted with partition managing operation. Do you have any free recommendations?"

In some case, you need merge two partitions or merge two or more parts of unallocated space into your system drive or other volumes for a large disk space in Windows 10. Then questions like "can it be possible to combine partitions in Windows 10 free", "how to merge partitions in Windows 10" come out. Are you being frequently asked such questions to enlarge a computer partition size? Here we’ll introduce you two free methods to merge partitions in Windows 10.

Note: Do remember to backup important partition data before you commanded any partition managing orders or make any changes to your PC.

Method 1.  Merge partitions in Windows 10 for free with Disk Management 

One solution for combing partitions Windows 10 free is to command Windows 10 disk management order. Disk Management is a Windows built-in partition managing tool for ordinary users to free combine partitions or place other partition management orders. You may follow next steps and you can combine partitions then:

1. Right click "Computer" icon on the desktop, choose "Manage", and select "Disk Management".
2. Select partition and right click with "Delete Volume" order. Before you doing so, it’s highly recommended for you to backup important data in the volumes. 
3. Right-click the partition that will contain the deleted one and choose "Extend Volume". What you should be aware of is that the two partitions must be next to each other. 

After the extending process finished, the partitions are combined successfully on Windows 10.

Method 2. Combine and merge partitions in Windows 10 for free without losing data

If you think it’s too complex and time-consuming to backup partition data, professional partition management software will help. If you do not want to delete any partitions, worrying about losing data, you should apply EaseUS free partition tool for help. 100% free and secure free partition management software - EaseUS Partition Master Free can simply help you combine and merge partitions in Windows 10 for free. No volume deletion and no data backup jobs need to be done.

Step 1. Download EaseUS Partition Master Free and launch it on your computer.

EaseUS Partition Master Free

Step 2. Select "Merge partition" and choose partitions that you need to combine/merge by pressing "OK".

Merge functions to combine two partitions

Step 3. Choose "Apply" to keep all changes. Then your partitions are combined successfully on Windows 10.

Except applying EaseUS Partition Master free to help you combine partitions Windows 10 free, you may also use this feature to help you extend partitions such as C: drive in Windows 10.