Hard drive partitioning can maximize the use of disk space, make it easy for you to classify your files and documents quickly and keep your computer run smoothly. Usually, there are two situations you may want to partition a hard drive in Windows 8: one is your hard drive only has one partition, the other is you just bought a new hard drive. No matter which one you encounter, Windows 8 Disk Management and free partition manager software can guide you through the process to partition a hard drive in Windows 8 without reinstalling system and formatting.
This is an example to partition a hard drive which has only one C drive:
As ALL-IN-ONE partition manager and powerful disk management tool, AOMEI Partition Assistant also allows you to do the following operation in Windows 8:
Step1: Install and launch AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard Edition.
Step2: Right click on C drive and select "Create Partition".
Step3: Click "OK" and you can preview the Windows 8 hard drive has been partitioned. To save changes, please click "Apply".
Compare with Windows 8 Disk Management, the free partition manager software - AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard Edition is more convenient and powerful to partition a hard drive in Windows 8. Free download and enjoy other benefits.