How to Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10 – Quick Guide

Partitioning our system’s hard drive will be helpful to manage and find all folders and files. It is very much important to partition our hard disk into partitions. Today in this article I am going to tell you the advantage of partitioning your hard disk and how to make disk partitions in windows 10 easily. Come on let’s check it out.

Advantages of  Disk Partitions in Windows 10

  • You can easily access to files and folders without disturbing OS programs.
  • Quick access to the system is made when the hard disk is partitioned.
  • You can separate videos, pictures, other text documents away from other files.
  • If you reinstall your OS in a partitioned system, only the partition which has OS will be changed not all disk partitions are affected.
  • You can easily back up the available system files.
  • Improve the security for your data.
  • Efficient utilization of hard disk space is made in disk partition.
  • We can use multiple operating system in a single PC.
  • Data organization is much easier when partitioned.

You can name the partition, you can also assign name to partitioned drives. Follow the below steps to make disk partition in windows 10.

Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10

Step 1: Select Disk Management option from Power user menu by pressing Windows+X.

Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10

Step 2: From the list of already available drivers, select any driver with more space to shrink by Right Clicking on it and select Shrink Volume and wait for querying process.

Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10

Step 3: After successful completion of  querying, Shrink Volume dialog box will appear.

Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10

Step 4: Enter the amount of space you need and click Shrink button.

Step 5: Now new dialog box for Disk Management will appear, select the option New Simple Volume to partition the hard disk. After that new simple Volume wizard will appear click Next.


Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10

Step 6: At the next window specify the Volume of the Partition and click Next.

Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10

Step 7: Assign any drive letter in the next wizard and click Next.

Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10

Step 8: Next you will get format partition dialog box, don’t make any changes and click Next.

Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10

Step 9: Finally click Finish button to complete the task of disk partition.

Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10

As soon as the partition is created then windows will automatically open the newly created partition.

Make Disk Partitions in Windows 10

That’s it we have successfully completed the disk partition process in windows 10. Do you have any other methods than the above method? Please let us know it. And we also need your valuable comment to improve this post. Good luck guys…