Split / Shrink a new volume in Windows 10

Hello,

In this tutorial, you are going to learn how to perform “Shrink ” or “Split” to drive in Windows 10.

This tutorial indent for beginnings.

Open Run Windows and then type “Compmgmt.MSC”

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You will get computer manager window:

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On your primary partition, you need right click and select “shrink volume”

Split / Shrink Windows 10

 

Split / Shrink Windows 10

Here you need to specify the size you want to shrink:

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And now you can notice that new “unallocated ”¬†partition¬†created.

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Unallocated means that this partition is not used.

In order to make use of this partition you need to right click on the unallocated partition and then select:

New Simple volume:

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Welcome to the new simple volume wizard, here we need to configure the new partition:

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Size:

Split / Shrink Windows 10

Assign drive letter:

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File System wants it will be and volume label.

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Split / Shrink Windows 10

Here is our new Drive:

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