If you have installed Windows on your Mac computer, you will initially partition your hard drive with the Boot Camp Assistant. If you have discovered that you want to give more space to your Windows partition than you originally did, you can resize the partition. Using the Mac application “Disk Utility,” There is a way to resize the partition of Windows (Boot Camp) without erasing the Windows OS. This risewindows article will guide you on how to resize the Bootcamp partition without deleting Windows.
Here, you have to free up space on the Mac OS, and then you can add that much free space on the Windows partition (BOOTCAMP).
How to free up space on the Apple Mac partition?
To free up space on the Apple Mac partition, do the following:-
Step 1. First, run the
Step 2. Type
Step 3. Then, from the available results, click on
Step 4. After that, once Partition is clicked, it will show all partitions and sizes available on your Mac machine.
Step 5. Next, since we want to reduce the size of the Macintosh HD partition, which is currently 84GB, click on the
Step 6. Now, once a new size is specified for your Macintosh HD partition, hit
Step 7. Then, click on the
Step 8. After that, click on the
Step 9. Here, click the
Step 10. So, you will notice that Mac has started resizing the partition.
Step 11. Now, click on the Done button once resizing is completed (it may take more than 10 minutes, depending upon the data stored on your Mac machine).
Step 12. After that, resizing has been completed, and you see the new size of the Mac partition.
Step 13. Finally, you can find unallocated space by clicking on the
Now, on Machintosh HD, we have made 20GB of free space and want to merge it into Windows 10 partition (Boot Camp).
How to add unallocated space on Bootcamp Partition without deleting Windows?
Step 1. First, boot from m Windows OS partition (To boot in the o Windows partition, restart your Mac and hold
Step 2. Now, once you have logged into Windows OS, right-click on
Step 3. Then, on the Computer Management window, click on
Step 4. After that, you can see the free space as a healthy partition.
Step 5. Next, right-click and select the
Here, you will see Unallocated space.
Step 6. Now, download and install the MiniTool Partition Wizard, free software, once free space is deleted.
Step 7. Then, launch the MiniTool Partition Wizard tool.
Step 8. Here, right-click on the
Step 9. Then, select the
Step 10. Now, click the
Step 11. Next, it will show a warning message; click the
Step 12. Then, click on the
Step 13. Finally, click on the
After completing all the steps, Windows OS will restart to increase the size of the BOOTCAMP partition.
That’s it for the article.
I hope this post will be informative to you.
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