If you are looking for a more functional Disk Management Software, then take a look at MiniTool Partition Wizard 11 Free. It is a free disk management software for Windows operating system, that can perform lost of different tasks then built-in windows disk management software. You can do different tasks on hard drives and partition such as Split partition, Format partition, Copy disk, Extend partition, Restoring Deleted Files.
Note:- MiniTool Partition Wizard also comes in the pro version, here in this article we are doing a review on the free version, MiniTool Partition Wizard 11.
As well known, to optimize computer performance and maximize disk space use, The windows users often need to manage disks and partitions. Such as Create/ Resize/ Delete/Format/Hide Partition, Change Drive Letter Set Partition Label Convert FAT/FAT32 to NTFS, extend a partition and increased hard drive space, copy disk or partitions or recover deleted partitions.
Perfectly running under commonly seen Windows PC operating systems, including Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10, the toolkit enables home users to perform needed operations within a few simple mouse-clicks.
Moreover, the software owning bootable MiniTool Partition Wizard Free Edition can assist with disk partitioning even when there is no operating system or system crashes. Thus, users can effectively fix boot failure with it.null
Features of MiniTool Partition Wizard 11 Free
Here you can check some of the features:
- Migrate OS to SSD/Hard Disk
- Copy Partition
- Partition Recovery
- Copy Disk
- Convert GPT Disk to MBR Disk
- Data Recovery
- Disk Benchmark
- Space Analyzer
- Data Backup
Here let us discuss some of the features which will used by most of the user.
The interface above is the main interface of the partition management freeware split into several parts: the top menu, Toolbar displaying some commonly utilized features, left Action Panel containing “Wizards” and “Operations“, right disk mapping where detailed information about disk and partition is listed out and legend bar at the bottom
2. Split partition
If you need to create more partitions, you could simply choose “Split partition” option. Split Partition feature allows the user to split one big partition into two smaller partitions without data loss.
3. Format partition
By making use of this feature, you can clear partition data and then reconfigure parameters for the specified partition so as to meet actual demands.
Note:- Formatting will destroy all data in the target partition. If the system partition or start partition is formatted, the current OS will fail to boot properly.
4. Copy disk
It allows to copy an entire disk to another one, to make clones easily. Copy Disk copies all partitions and data from one disk to another in several steps. It is much time-saving and useful .
5. Extend partition
If you don’t have space for files in a partition, you can extend it and make it bigger. Extend Partition directly takes free space from any other existing partitions or unallocated space to enlarge a partition on the same disk while “Move/Resize Partition” requires contiguous unallocated space.
6. Recover deleted partition
If you have deleted a partition or any media files by mistake, then you can try Partition Recovery and Data Recovery.
Note:- MiniTool Partition Wizard Free cannot save the searched partitions. To save the lost partitions, you need to upgrade to the Pro edition.
Note:- Data Recovery can recover 1024 MB data for free. To recover more date, you need to upgrade to the Pro edition.
MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 11 Pros & Cons
Here are a few things to consider before using MiniTool Partition Wizard:
- Very easy to use
- Clean user interface
- Supports common partitioning functions
- Can extend the system partition without rebooting
- More functional then built-in Windows disk management
- Less number of languages are supported.
- Date recovery is limited to 1024 MB
- Doesn’t support managing dynamic disks
- Shows features that only work in the pro version
Here are some additional information:
Download: MiniTool Partition Wizard 11 Free
Operating System: Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows XP, Windows 2000 Vista