Parted Magic

Version: 20200223   Filesize: 652MB

  • Open Source
  • In English
  • Scanned
  • 3.43
  • (1.35 K Downloads)

Parted Magic is a powerful and one of the most recommended partition utility that lets you copy, re-size, and move the partitions of your hard drive. You can expand or shrink your drive and preserve more disk space for your important files and operating system. This software has the industry-leading features that jam-packed into a single package like resetting or changing the password of Windows, Recover lost files that you’ve accidentally deleted and Rescue devices from devices that gives disk read error. 

You can clone the entire computer’s disk or a single partition, the app also allows you to save the cloned data as an image file or as a duplicated copy of the data. The data can be saved to an SSH server, locally attached storage or a Network File System share. In case of hard drive malfunctioning, the clone file then can be used to restore the original disk image when required.

Features of Parted Magic

Data Rescue
There are times when an unexpected system failure or a harmful virus can corrupt those drives and make them unreadable, hence denying access to that drive and you/re left with no choice but to format that drive, hence losing precious files and folders as an outcome. With Parted Magic, you can rescue files that are inaccessible from devices that have disk read errors. Lost your precious files when you accidentally deleted them and want to get them back? This utility also grants users to restore their files. It also lets you effortlessly reset or change Windows passwords.

Disk Cloning
You can replicate the PC's entire disk or a single partition using Parted Magic and is quite useful in cases of hardware error and in immediate need of restoring the original when needed. Users can either save to a locally attached storage device like HDDs, a samba server, Network File System share, or SSH server. 

Partitioning of your drive
It has several useful tools that are multi-functional and useful for your hard drive needs and Partition Editor is one of the important features that can move, resize, and copy partitions. You can shrink or grow your hard drive to save space and more.

Erasing disks
Not only does this utility has excellent partition management features, but also comes with tools that can permanently wipe data from the hard drive for good, and is not recoverable with any software. Features like Internal Secure Erase, Conventional Overwrite, and Wiping of only Free Space.

Steps to download and install Parted Magic

  • 1.  To download Parted Magic, click on the green download button on upper right side
  • 2.  You’ll be sent to an external website to complete the downloading of Parted Magic
  • 3.  Find the .exe file of the disk utility app in the download folder where the file is saved.
  • 4.  Double click on the setup file of Parted Magic and follow the installation instructions.
  • 5.  After installation, you can open this app using the desktop icon or start menu. 

Pros

  • Graphic partition editor
  • Great memory tester
  • Free of cost

Cons

  • None found
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App Name: Parted Magic

License: Open Source

OS: Windows XP / Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10

Latest Version: V20200223

Latest Update: 2021-02-27

Developer: Parted Magic LLC

User Rating: 3.43

Category: Cleaning and Tweaking