So, friends today I will show you disk management in windows 10 and how to shrink drives. As you all know that the windows 10 is the latest operating system(OS) released by the micro office. It improves much more than windows 8 such as adding the start menu seen in Windows 7, a virtual desktop system a voice assistant named Cortana, Xbox app and streaming, and Edge browser. Disk management is a built-in tool in Windows 10 which is known by Pc users. It helps you to manage your hard disk or shrink your hard disk partition without rebooting the system and any interruption. It is a convenient tool for windows 10 users.
So, now I will guide you step by step. First of all, you need to follow the rule step by step, you should not miss any of them. Because every step has its own rule in disk management. You can manage your hard disk in 3 way. So, let’s get into it without any delay.
Disk Management in Windows 10
First way. The easiest way to open disk management in Windows 10 is from the menu. You can right-click on the start menu or (press the window+X) and select the “Disk Management”.
Second Way. This is also easy to open disk management. In this way, you just need to directly type “Disk Management”. And open Disk Management.
Third Way. Now, this is the third step. This is very easy and simple to do in this step you just need to press the (windows+R) hotkeys and type “Disk Management”. So, I will guide you through this way.
Step 1. diskmgmt.msc
So, after you press the (windows+R) or click on the hotkey and type (diskmgmt.msc) after that one window will be open.
Step 2. Select the Drive
In this step, you should choose the drive which you want to shrink. So, after that right-click on the drive which you want to select. After that click shrink volume.
Step 3. Shrink
So, now you can see a page appear on the screen and there are resizing option which you can do. First of all, select the amount of space which you want to shrink or manage. And after that, you need to click on the shrink.
Step 4. Right-Click
Now you should right-click on the volume or drive which you selected to shrink. When you right-click on that choose the new simple volume.
Step 5. Finish
In the fifth step or the last step, you need to next for three-time and at last click finish to shrink you drive or volume.
Congratulation, Now you have done all the steps and finally you manage or shrink your drive.
So, in this article, you have learned about Disk management in windows 10 or How to Shrink Drive in Windows 10. If you follow the rule which I had shown you above this article I’m hundred percent sure that it will give you the result. If you miss any of these steps it will not give you the results. So read the article and follow it carefully to reach and make your drive shrink. So, if you have any sort of question you can ask me by commenting below in the comment box. And special thanks from all of you to visit trymust.com and always visit my website for a more technical and new topic like this. Also, you can follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.