MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.1 Review
Developed by MiniTool® Solution Ltd., MiniTool Partition Wizard has been moving forward and has achieved great achievement. Now it has been upgraded to version 9.1. MiniTool Partition Wizard Free is a piece of free but professional partition software designed for Windows users. It is all-in-one disk & partition manager that can be used to help manage disk space safely on Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP, both 32 bit and 64 bit. Here we are going to make a brief review of this freeware.
After launching this application, we can see that the main interface of MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.1, with calm baby blue as the under painting. The functional area can be divided into three parts, with the prime menu at the top, the available functions on the left column and the disk layout on the right panel. The whole design is somewhat a visual treat.
The features of MiniTool Partition Wizard are also composed of three parts: the partition management features, the disk management features and partition wizard. We can see all available features listed at the left column or the pop-up window after the selection.
MiniTool Partition Wizard Free will create, format, delete, move/resize, extend, split, copy, align, wipe partition, as well as the set label, set inactive, convert NTFS to FAT, etc. after we select a partition. When to select a disk, we can see all available features listed at the left column: Align All Partitions, Rebuild MBR, Delete All Partitions, Surface Test, Partition Recovery, Wipe Disk, Show Disk Properties and Convert MBR Disk to GPT Disk. These are very useful features to better manage a hard drive.
Besides, four useful step-by-step partition wizards are separately listed out, and they are (refer figure one):
1. Migrate OS to SSD/HD Wizard – when upgrading a hard disk, this feature will save time and energy.
2. Copy Partition Wizard – copy the whole partition to another one.
3. Copy Disk Wizard – copy the whole disk to another one.
4. Partition Recovery Wizard – don’t worry if you accidently delete any file in any partition. Partition Recovery Wizard will help you to find the data back as long as it is not overwritten.
This program is very easy to use and works well for us in the practical usage. It simplified the operations and helps to migrate system, to upgrade the hard drive, to repartition a hard disk, and so much more. We have tried almost all the available features and find it’s skillful and efficient. We even find that this tool will lock a volume during the operation for you data safety, which is a deficiency in other similar programs.
In short, MiniTool Partition Wizard Free enables both basic and advanced features for us to cope with all sorts of partition issues. Which is excellent in its industry. Based on personal experience and the huge amount of download users (nearly twenty million people have downloaded this freeware on CNET, amazing), we can draw a conclusion that MiniTool Partition Wizard Free is a must-have software to do many things very easily and saves a lot of time.
Powerful and flexible;
Ease of use;
Keep data safety;
The free partition does not support merge partition directly, use other features instead.
Platforms: Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP, both 32 bit and 64 bit.