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How to Partition Hard Drive on Surface Pro

Updated on Dec 06, 2018 by Jean to Partition Master

Summary:
Finding a way to partition hard drive on Surface Pro? EaseUS Partition software can help! It allows you to create, delete, format, copy, resize partition on surface Pro with no hassle.

How Can I Partition Hard Drive on Surface Pro

I just bought a new Surface Pro 3 with Windows 10 and 250 GB hard drive. It's all C: drive, and I want to partition it into four separate ones like C, D, E and F drives. But what makes me surprise is that Windows won't let that happen. I even consulted with Microsoft Tech Support staff and was told it's only possible to choose how many drives you need during the Windows installation process. I need at least two separate drives: one for the system and one for my data. Can someone identify a way to partition hard drive on Surface Pro without obliterating the Windows 10 installation?

Recently, many users ask for help in Surface Pro hard drive management. Most of them report that it is difficult to partition hard drive on Surface Pro. Usually, people can easily partition a hard drive in Windows 10 using free built-in Disk Management tool on other Windows computer with no hassle. But it seems that Surface Pro is an exception. Please don’t worry! Here is a solution. You can try a third-party partition magic tool as an alternative to partition Surface Pro hard drive. EaseUS partition tool is our recommendation. It is an all-in-one tool which enables you to view and manage the installed drives and partitions on the computer. 

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 Windows 10 is supported

Steps to Partition Hard Drive on Surface Pro in Windows 10

Coming with various flexible and advanced features, EaseUS partition tool is your best choice to partition Surface Pro hard drive. It can also help you handle many other disk-related tasks such as create, delete, format, copy, merge, split and resize a partition on your Surface Pro. As a professional partition software. It nearly satisfies all the demands of the users and is convenient for the users, so the users widely use it. Now you can follow the guide below to partition hard drive on Surface Pro as you desired easily.

Notice:
If you want to create a partition on an empty USB, SD card or external hard drive, connect it to your PC in advance.
 

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
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 Windows 10 is supported