How to Create or Delete A Partition in Windows 8

Windows 8 is an excellent and updated operating system from Microsoft. It is one of the most popular operating systems at this moment. There are millions of users are using this smart operating system on their computers. I am also a fan of this operating system. Windows 8 has a lot of user-friendly features. So everybody like this modern operating system. This article is about how to create or delete a partition in Windows 8.

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When you buy a new PC then you need to create a partition on your hard drive. By creating different partitions you can use your hard disk properly. It is really helpful to store your several data and files separately. When you installed your OS, you only get one partition by default. So you must know how to create or delete a partition in Windows 8. If you want to use your computer easily and make sure your data or files safety, you should create more than one partitions on your drive. Sometimes you need to delete a partition on your Windows 8 PC. So Here I share you how to create or delete a partition in Windows 8 computer.

How to Create or Delete a Partition in Windows 8

Create a Partition in Windows 8

  • Press Windows Key+R to run dialog box. Then enter diskmgmt.msc and click on Ok to open Disk Management window.

how to create or delete a partition in Windows 8

  • Now select a drive from where you want to make a partition. Now right-click on the selected drive and select Shrink Volume…

how to delete or create a partition in Windows 8

  • Now a new window will appear. Enter the size of your partition will be. Then click on Shrink.

how to create or delete a partition in Windows 8

  • Then ou will see Unallocated space in the Disk Management. Now right-click on it and select New Simple Volume…

how to create or delete a partition in windows 8

  • Then New Simple Volume Wizard appear. Click on Next.

how to create or delete a partition in windows 8

  • Now Specify Volume Size page will come. Enter the size of your new partition. Then click on Next.

how to create or delete a partition in windows 8

  • Now assign a letter to the new partition. Then click on Next. Then you see a new window. Select NTFS as the file system then clicks Next. Finally, you will see a window just click on Finish to create your new partition.

how to create or delete a partition in windows 8

How to Create or Delete a Partition in Windows 8

Delete a Partition in Windows 8

  • Press Windows Key+R to open Run box. Then type diskmgmt.msc and enter to open Disk Management.

how to create or delete a partition in windows 8

  • Now select the partition you want to delete. Right-click on it and select Delete Volume… Then a pop-up window will come. Click on Yes.

how to create or delete a partition in Windows 8

  • You can extend the volume of your another partition. Select the partition and right-click on it and select Extend Volume… Then Next and then Finish. Now you have done.

Hope you enjoy my article. Now you know how to create or delete a partition in Windows 8. If you have any question, please comment me below.

 

Munna Hossain
 

Hello, I am Munna Hossain. I am a professional blogger and affiliate marketer. I am interested in technology, blogging, SEO, and WordPress. My blog Mytechgoal provides you all information about technology, blogging, SEO, and affiliate marketing.

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