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MiniTool Partition Wizard Home Edition

Move, resize, copy, explore, and recover hard disk drive partitions.

4.5 stars Editor's rating on Oct. 21, 2012
4 stars Users' rating out of 579 reviews
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AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard Edition

Perform sophisticated partition operations on your hard disk.

5 stars Editor's rating on May. 6, 2012
4 stars Users' rating out of 95 reviews
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1,347,080 total downloads
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EaseUS Partition Master Free Edition

Configure and manage disk partitions, move, resize, copy and recover hard disk drive partitions.

5 stars Editor's rating on Aug. 28, 2012
4 stars Users' rating out of 1382 reviews
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12,534,462 total downloads
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Get AOMEI Partition Assistant Pro for free

Normally $36, this handy utility includes a "Windows to go" feature for creating a bootable Windows flash drive.

By Dec. 11, 2013


Prevent a partition from mounting in OS X

If you have a specific volume on your Mac that you would like to keep from being edited when attached, here's how to protect it.

By Jun. 25, 2013


Overcome an inability to load to the OS X recovery HD partition

If you cannot seem to load the OS X Recovery HD partition to use various diagnostics and repair tools, the fix may be quick, but could also require a longer reinstallation.

By Aug. 6, 2013


FileVault requires Recovery HD partition in OS X

Without an intact Recovery HD partition on your Mac, you will not be able to use Apple's FileVault disk encryption feature.

By Oct. 31, 2012


Addressing OS X Lion recovery partition problems

If your Recovery HD partition in OS X Lion is missing or not working, then it may be easy to get working with just a few steps.

By Mar. 21, 2012


How to restore a missing Recovery HD partition in Lion

Installing OS X Lion sets up a hidden recovery partition on most systems, but if for some reason this is missing, then there are some options for restoring or otherwise using the functions this partition offers.

By Jan. 25, 2012


How to partition a drive in OS X

Sometimes partitioning a drive so it contains multiple volumes can be useful when managing data for different tasks, but is also required for creating multiboot environments. Here is one way to do this in OS X.

By Mar. 2, 2011


How to multitask in OS X Lion's recovery partition

Apple's Recovery partition for OS X Lion contains a number of utilities, but you can only open one at a time. Here is how to open multiple utilities at the same time to ease your troubleshooting and recovery routines.

By Aug. 3, 2011


Check partition table health in Lion's Disk Utility

Apple's Disk Utility has always checked the health of volume structures, but in Lion it will verify the structure of the partition tables as well.

By Jul. 21, 2011


VolumeWorks: Partition corruption

VolumeWorks: Partition corruption

By Jul. 23, 2004