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How to Convert Primary Partition to Logical Partition

Updated on Dec 12, 2018 by Daisy to Partition Master Guide

Summary:
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 first.

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

How to convert primary partition to logical partition

Download and install EaseUS Partition Master on your computer, then follow the guide below to convert your primary partition to logical partition with ease.

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 Windows 10 is supported

 

Step 1: Download and run EaseUS Partition Master. 

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Step 2: Right-click the partition you want to convert to logic and choose "Convert to Logical". After that, you can find the pending operation is in the upper left corner. 

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Step 3: Click the "Execute 1 Operation" button and then choose "Apply" to begin the conversion. Please note that reboot is required for this operation. So save the crucial files in advance. 

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 Windows 10 is supported