MiniTool Partition Wizard Free

MiniTool Partition Wizard Free

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
4.4
out of 623 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    9.0
  • Total Downloads:
    17,055,960
  • Date Added:
    Jan. 14, 2015
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    30.49MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    90,777
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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MiniTool Partition Wizard Home Edition 8 adds disk conversion and copying to what was already one of our favorite disk partitioning tools, free or not. It creates, deletes, aligns, moves, resizes, recovers, splits, joins, hides, copies, and converts partitions or entire disks. It can change drive letters, label partitions and volumes, edit properties, and check file systems. It does all that and more for free, though premium upgrades for business environments, servers, and special needs are available.

Pros

Powerful and flexible: MiniTool Partition Wizard has the tools advanced users need to manage all their disk drives. We used the Split Partition tool's slider to size and create an 80GB partition on an external hard drive in mere seconds.

Undo it: An Undo button lets you back off changes before they're irrevocable.

Help: A fully indexed and illustrated Help file explains each feature and process clearly.

Wizards and extras: Both wizard-based and separate tools make MiniTool one of the most flexible partition managers we've tried at any price. It can wipe drives, create bootable CDs, change drive serial numbers, create dynamic disks, and export disk configurations, too.

Cons

Data killer: The only fault we've found with MiniTool Partition Wizard is common to all such tools: it can destroy data when used carelessly (always pay attention, take your time, and back up your data when formatting or partitioning disk drives).

Bottom Line

MiniTool Partition Wizard Home Edition 8 does what pricey premium tools do, and more -- yet it's free. It remains our primary disk utility.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    4.6

    out of 16 votes

    • 5 star 12
    • 4 star 3
    • 3 star 0
    • 2 star 0
    • 1 star 1
  • All Versions

    4.4

    out of 623 votes

    • 5 star 444
    • 4 star 84
    • 3 star 25
    • 2 star 15
    • 1 star 55
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5 stars

"Really happy with this program."

July 28, 2015  |  By WunPac23

 |  Version: MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.0

Pros

It's just great. Super easy to operate and understand.

Cons

Thanks a lot. it is good.

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5 stars

"best tool ever and for free !"

July 20, 2015  |  By mscoms

 |  Version: MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.0

Pros

the tool do everything from partition to clone

Cons

the interface layer poor and no backup restore function

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5 stars

"In minutes the secondary partition was recovered!!"

July 17, 2015

 |  Version: MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.0

Pros

Fast scanning finds the major partitions, not just the first partition as competitors software does.

Cons

I don't see any!!

Summary

After attempting for DAYS to use a competitors products with total abject failure, within minutes I had the secondary partition I needed back and readable. MINUTES!! Google searched and found your software, and am so glad I did!!

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5 stars

"Great tool, no nagging appearance."

June 29, 2015  |  By PrimackToyama

 |  Version: MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.0

Pros

Great tool, no nagging appearance.

Cons

Not yet, everything's great for me and my friends!

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5 stars

"It's free and top of the line."

June 22, 2015  |  By YuanMalvern

 |  Version: MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.0

Pros

This software is thorough, simple and free.

Cons

It is completely up to my expectation

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5 stars

"Incredible, STUNNING...Wow"

May 16, 2015  |  By pomarakp

 |  Version: MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.0

Pros

EASY to use...select what you want to do...then click APPLY.
FAST...I mean really, REALLY, REALLLLLLY fast.
It works.

Cons

none...I guess they could send someone to your house to click on APPLY for you...but, oh well...

Summary

I deleted a partition by mistake...looked at 2 other partition restore products...downloaded them, ran them...WAITED 5 hours on 2 separate occasions...then found "Mini Tool Partition Wizard".

Bought it, installed it...ran it. 2 minutes later...my partition is back and I'm writing this review.

Go buy it. (Unless you'd rather waste 5 hours with some other program.)

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5 stars

"A novice that shouldn't be allowed to mess w/ computers"

May 07, 2015  |  By q8werty

 |  Version: MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.0

Pros

I unintentionally deleted a partition trying to transfer data from a bad drive.
I downloaded 2 tools from CNET and the first higher rated one didn't install correctly and crashed.
This tool installed perfectly. I was able to find my deleted partition and very cautiously set up undelete and change drive letter and then hit Apply.
I like the screen that shows Pending Actions.

Cons

Absolutely NONE.

Summary

I really should not be allowed to do any computer stuff. Thankfully, when I take 2 steps back, software like this helps me recover from my blundering mistakes.
I was thankfully able to recover my partition at 4:13 AM and am now copying the data over to a new drive.
Not being familiar with any partition recovery tool, this one is a life saver for me.
I would definitely recommend this tool for the novice computer person that makes a lot of mistakes trying to maintain your home system.

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4 stars

"Good software, but not free at all!"

April 21, 2015  |  By pk7935

 |  Version: MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.0

Pros

Works well, did what it can do.

Cons

With a price and not free at all. Limit to 1 GB of recovery.

Summary

Software costs you US$69. How many times you need this kind of utility? Use something else. Trying EaseUS Partition Recovery....

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5 stars

"Wow, that was fast!"

March 19, 2015  |  By qqleq

 |  Version: MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.0

Pros

* Download was fast
* The fix I needed to do was done megafast
* No reboot, no problems

Cons

* Interface could be a bit more intuitive, like dragging and dropping and resizing in the partition overview. It is only an issue I guess if you have to use it a lot.

Summary

Great if you just need to do one partition thing that WIndows can't do itself

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5 stars

"Nice, convenient tool"

March 09, 2015  |  By BarlesChabbage

 |  Version: MiniTool Partition Wizard Free 9.0

Pros

Easy interface

Cons

??? Presumably fewer features than the paid version, but I think the free one's fine for most users.

Summary

I needed to extend my right-most drive, but the Windows 8 disk management tool doesn't permit it. MiniTool did the trick.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 9.0
adds Migrate OS to SSD/HD Wizard and operating log. supports Storage Spaces in Windows 8. function improved & bug fixed. changes product name from MiniTool Partition Wizard Home Edition to MiniTool Partition Wizard Free.
General
Publisher MiniTool
Publisher web site http://minitool.com/
Release Date January 13, 2015
Date Added January 14, 2015
Version 9.0
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory System Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 30.49MB
File Name pwfree9.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 17,055,960
Downloads Last Week 90,777
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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