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Synonyms for partition

Synonyms for partition

a solid structure that encloses an area or separates one area from another

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to make a division into parts, sections, or branches

to separate with or as if with a wall

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Synonyms for partition

a vertical structure that divides or separates (as a wall divides one room from another)

(computer science) the part of a hard disk that is dedicated to a particular operating system or application and accessed as a single unit

(anatomy) a structure that separates areas in an organism

divide into parts, pieces, or sections

separate or apportion into sections

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Support to convert mirrored volume disk and invalid dynamic disk into basic disk.
Convert dynamic disk to basic disk directly with all data protected.
There isn't a direct way to resize a dynamic disk at present; alternatively, several options are available now for you to resize dynamic disk indirectly, such as converting dynamic disk to basic disk first and then resizing it, which will no doubt expose all your data stored on the disk to a greater risk -- so a reliable and safe way to resize dynamic disk will be the better choice.
1 to build on its success as a high quality, affordable, scalable partition management utility; now embedded with improved technology to resize and move both FAT and NTFS partitions without data loss; and new technology to extend a NTFS system partition without reboot, copy dynamic volume to basic disk and resize the basic disk.
They have not disappointed Windows server users with their latest server partition manager, featuring new technology to extend the C drive which is NTFS without reboot, copy dynamic volume to basic disk and resize the basic disk, etc.