This article is all about partition creation in windows. In the previous article, we learn that how to create partitions in windows through command prompt. Now here we learn about how to create a new partition in windows without using the command prompt. This method is helpful in creating partition when your command prompt does not work properly on your windows system and you want to create a new partition on windows platform.
Now follow these given below steps to create a new partition on your windows operating system without using the command prompt. So let’s start here
Step 1: – First of all open run search box on your screen by using Windows key+R and then type diskmgmt.msc in it and press enter to proceed.
Step 2: – If this method does not work on your computer then simply right click on This PC icon then click on manage option and wait now you saw a new window will be open on your screen. Now simply choose disk management option from right sidebar and wait till for open your disk management system view will be shown on your screen.
Step 3: – Now in Disk management’s graphical view, right-click on an unallocated or free area and then choose New simple volume from options to create a new partition on your hard disk. As the figure is shown below
Step 4: – After click on “New simple volume” option on your screen , a new pop-up window will appear on your screen. Now read welcome page which is written in new pop-up window and simply click on Next option to proceed.
Step 5: – Now in this pop-up window it will ask you size for your new partition. It will also show you the maximum and minimum size you can give in megabytes , Size the volume within these limits and then click on Next to proceed. (Always remember to give size of volume in megabytes) As the figure is shown below
Step 6: – After click on Next option it will asks you for Assign drive letter or path , simply choose any of the letter which is given in the list and then click on Next option to proceed. As the figure is shown below
Step 7: – After that it will asks you for to format this partition. Make sure that all enteries will be filled correctly and also select ” Format this volume with the following settings” option and don’t forget to click on “perform quick format “option ( Always remember that In file system NTFS will be selected and in Allocation unit size Default option will be selected. As the figure is shown below
Step 8: – Now after that it will asks you for finish this process and create a new partition of a specific size and all enteries will be shown on this screen which is filled by you in the previous action , if you found something wrong then simply go back by clicking on Back option and fill again those enteries correctly and then click on finish option. As the figure is shown below
Now you will saw that a new partition will be created on your hard disk of a specific size . You can use this partition to store data and any other purpose. If you have any queries and suggestions suggest me through comment section .