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Linux EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition Management | Linux Partition Master for Windows

Updated by Roxanne on Mar 19, 2021
Written by Daisy

Partition manager software - EaseUS Partition Master can support EXT2, EXT3, and EXT4 file systems under Windows Operating System. It can create, format, delete, wipe EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 partition and recover lost EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 partition.

Part 1: How to Create a Linux EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition
Part 2: How to Format an EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition
Part 3: How to Delete an EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition
Part 4: How to Recover a Deleted or Lost EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition
Part 3: How to Delete an EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition

Download the Linux Partition Manager for Windows - EaseUS Partition Master

The newest version of EaseUS Partition Master now support partition Linux partition from Windows. If you are using the dual system or you want to partition the hard drive with EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 partition, this Linux partition manager can help you much. 

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If you want to find more tools to do the partition job, read our article and gain your answer. 

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Part 1: How to Create a Linux EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master

On the main window, right-click on the unallocated space on your hard drive or external storage device and select "Create".

Create partition on unallocated space

Step 2. Adjust the new partition size, file system, label, etc.

Set the size, partition label, drive letter, file system, etc. for the new partition and click "OK" to continue.

Set up new partition

Step 3. Confirm to create a new partition

Click on the "Execute Operation" button and confirm to create a new partition by clicking "Apply".

Confirm and keep all changes

Part 2: How to Format an EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition

 

Step 1: Run EaseUS Partition Master, right-click the hard drive partition you intend to format and choose "Format".

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 1

Step 2: In the new window, set the Partition label, File system (NTFS/FAT32/EXT2/EXT3), and Cluster size for the partition to be formatted, then click "OK".

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 2

Step 3: Then you will see a warning window, click "OK" in it to continue.

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 3

Step 4: Click the "Execute Operation" button in the top-left corner to review the changes, then click "Apply" to start formatting the partition on your hard drive.

Format Hard Drive Partition - Step 4

Part 3: How to Delete an EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition

Notice:
If you saved important data in the partition which you want to delete, move and save those data to another secure location in advance.
 

Step 1: Install and launch EaseUS Partition Master on PC

On the main window, right-click on the hard drive partition which you want to delete and select "Delete".

Select parittion to delete

Step 2: Confirm the deletion

Click "OK" to confirm that you want to delete the selected partition.

Confirm to delete partition

Step 3: Execute to delete the partition

Click the "Execute Operation" button at the top corner and keep all changes by clicking "Apply".

Complete the deleting process

Part 4: How to Recover a Deleted or Lost EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition

 

Step 1: Launch EaseUS Partition Master on PC

Click on "Partition Recovery" at the top of the main window.

Run EaseUS Partition Master for partition recovery

Step 2: Select a hard disk to search for the lost partition(s)

Choose the hard drive disk or SSD where you lost partitions, and click "Scan".

Run EaseUS Partition Master for partition recovery

Step 3: Wait for the scanning process to complete.

This program will scan the whole disk with two modes - "Quick Scan" and "Deep Scan" to find all lost partitions and data for you.

  • Quick Scan will find your latest deleted partition with a fast speed.
  • Deep scan will scan and find more and earlier deleted partitions.
Scan lost partitions

Step 4: Select and recover lost partitions

1. Select the lost partition, marked as "Deleted" with previous Labels, capacity etc, and click "Proceed" to continue.
2. Click "Recover Now" to confirm and restore the lost partition.

Scan lost partitions

3. Click the "Execute Operation" button and click "Apply" to restore lost partition.

Scan lost partitions

Part 5: How to Wipe an EXT2/EXT3/EXT4 Partition

 

Step 1: Launch EaseUS Partition Master, right-click the partition you want to erase data from, and choose "Wipe Data".

Wipe Partition - Step 1

Step 2: In the new window, set the time for which you want to wipe your partition, then click "OK".

Wipe Partition - Step 2

Step 3: Click the "Execute Operation" button in the top-right corner, check the changes, then click "Apply" to wipe the data on your partition.

Wipe Partition - Step 3

Besides ext2/ext3 partition management, EaseUS Partition Master can aslo manage FAT and NTFS partitions.

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  • I love that the changes you make with EaseUS Partition Master Free aren't immediately applied to the disks. It makes it way easier to play out what will happen after you've made all the changes. I also think the overall look and feel of EaseUS Partition Master Free makes whatever you're doing with your computer's partitions easy.

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