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Convert System Disk from MBR to GPT within 3 Steps

Updated on Dec 19, 2018 by Tracy King to Partition Master

Summary:
To convert system disk from MBR to GPT is simple for every Windows user now. EaseUS Partition Master allows users to convert system disk from MBR to GPT under Windows 10/8.1/8/7 and even XP.

Why need convert system disk from MBR to GPT

How many of you know how to convert system disk from MBR to GPT? Why is this necessary? GPT can break the size limits in MBR that GPT supports up to 128 partitions but not just 4 primary partitions. Therefore, you can create as many primary partitions as you want with greater stability in GPT. 

But if the system disk is MBR, how can you turn it into GPT? Is it possible to change the system disk from MBR to GPT? When users have installed Windows in the hard drive as MBR and stored all data on it, does there still exist a chance to convert the system disk from MBR to GPT without reinstalling the system? What if you are facing such a problem, what will you do? Any recommended solutions or partition management software that can help? 

Recommended Solution for Converting System Disk from MBR to GPT

To meet the increasing needs of creating more partitions for managing data and extending system drive space, it is necessary to find a solution or method to convert system disk from MBR to GPT. How? A top solution is to find a partition manager tool or software to fix this problem. 

If you do not know how to find such a solution, a highly recommended tool - EaseUS Partition Master can help. EaseUS software lately upgraded its partition software with new features and the brightest one is that EaseUS Partition Master supports to convert system disk to GPT now. With this partition magic tool, you can effortlessly convert system disk from MBR to GPT and create as many partitions as you want. How to use it?

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 Windows 10 is supported

Convert System Disk from MBR to GPT within 3 Steps with EaseUS Partition Master

EaseUS Partition Master, being compatible with Windows 10/8.1/8/7 and XP, supports to convert system disk from MBR to GPT and vice versa, migrate OS to HDD/SSD and partition SD card, etc. Free download EaseUS Partition Master and let this tool help you change system disk now.

 

Step 1: Download and launch EaseUS Partition Master on your Windows computer. 

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Step 2: Right-click the MBR disk that you want to convert and choose "Convert to GPT".

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Step 3: After that, find and click the "Execute 1 Operation" button on the toolbar and choose "Apply" to start the conversion. You need to restart your device to enable this change. 

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Yes, this is the whole process of converting system disk from MBR to GPT. After finishing the job, you can also apply EaseUS Partition Master to help you resize or create partitions easily.