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How to Move Partition in Windows 10/8/7? [New]

Updated by Daisy on Apr 22, 2021
Written by Brithny

Steps to Move Partition in Windows 10:

Move partition

  1. 1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master and choose a partition with free space.
  2. 2. Use Resize/Move to drag partition handle to reduce its size.
  3. 3. Right-click target partition and choose Resize/Move.
  4. 4. Drag its handle to merge unallocated space into this partition.
  5. 5. Click OK to confirm and Execute the operation.  
  6. More details>>

Why Need Move Partition in Windows 10

Hi guys, do you know how to move partition Windows 10? Why? According to some computer users' feedback, sometimes it can be really annoying when we have no way to move the partition in Windows 10. But why we need to move a partition? 

To make full use of computer space while managing partitions. When your computer partitions go out of space, the computer running speed will slow down and the system will warn you with "low disk space" notice. To solve such a problem, the basic solution is to extend the partition or increase partition space. Other partition management tasks including merge, combine or increase partition size all need enough unallocated space. When there is not enough unallocated space right behind the to-be-managed partition, to move partition which is not allocated yet is exactly what you should do.

How to Move Partition in Windows 10

Then how to easily move the partition in Windows 10? I want to move my partition E which is empty now behind partition D so as to enlarge the D drive which is running out of space now. So how can I complete this job?

As Disk Management doesn't support resizing or moving partition, reallocating disk space, users have to delete partition instead of moving partition. Is there a tool that can directly move partitions so to re-allocate disk space? 

Sure! A professional partition tool, offered by the EaseUS software, named EaseUS Partition Master can help. This tool is aiming to produce professional solutions for managing partitions under different Windows OS including Windows 10.

 Move Partition Space to Extend Drive in Windows 10

Step 1. Locate the Target Partition

To start extending partition, you should first locate the target partition and select "Resize/Move".

Select target partition to extend

Step 2. Extend the Target Partition

Drag the partition panel rightward or leftward to add unallocated space into your current partition and click "OK" to confirm.

choose another drive to allocate space

Extra Option: Get Space from Another Drive

If there is not enough unallocated space on your disk, right-click on a big partition with enough free space, select "Allocate space ".

Then select the target partition that you want to extend at the allocate space to column.

choose another drive to allocate space

Step 3. Execute Operations to Extend Partition.

Drag the dots of the target partition into the unallocated space and click "OK".

finish extending partition

Then Click the "Execute Operation" button and click "Apply" to keep all the changes. 

See? To move the partition in Windows 10 is so easy. You can also apply EaseUS Partition Master to help you solve other more partition problems.

#3. Video Tutorial: Resize and Move partition in Windows 10

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Updated by Daisy

Daisy is the Senior editor of the writing team for EaseUS. She has been working in EaseUS for over ten years, starting from a technical writer to a team leader of the content group. As a professional author for over 10 years, she writes a lot to help people overcome their tech troubles.

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Written by Brithny

Brithny is a technology enthusiast, aiming to make readers' tech life easy and enjoyable. She loves exploring new technologies and writing technical how-to tips. On her spare time, she loves sharing things about her favorite singer - Taylor Swift on her Facebook or Twitter.

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