Portable Diskpart GUI Micro v2.0
You’ll be pleased to learn that the detail command allows you to learn more about the volume you’re managing once it’s been selected.
You can also change the primary drive and assign new letters to the partitions at the same time.
Import, retain, creating volume stripe, and putting up a raid from many hard drives are all noteworthy activities.
You may also use the convert command to turn a drive into a dynamic or basic drive by selecting the MBR or GPT partitioning types.
1. Windows 7(x86/64) or newer.Restrictions:
1. If path to “cmd.exe” or “diskpart.exe” is different from “%SystemDrive%WindowsSystem32” – “Diskpart GUI Micro” will not work.
I don’t have a crystal ball.
2. “Diskpart GUI Micro” can repartition drives only in “Windows Preinstallation Environment” (a.k.a. WinPE)With command-line argument “/expert”
this restriction will be removed. It’s at your own risk.
1. [RESET] button: renew diskpart report and reset settings to it default values.
2. [SAVE] button: save current settings to diskpart script and create an additional batch file.
3. [APPLY] button: repartition and format selected drive.
4. [PARTITIONS] button: display disk partitions.
5. [RETURN] button: back to display disks.
Note: save current settings to diskpart script file – optional
!!! WARNING! ALL DATA ON SELECTED HARD DISK WILL BE LOST !!!
1. Run utility and wait until diskpart report done.
2. Select a partitioning mode: “UEFI/GPT” or “BIOS/MBR”.
3. Select a proper drive number from a combobox “Select disk number”.
4. Select (or type) size of the “Recovery” partition you want to create in gigabytes or
check “Skip creating recovery partition” checkbox to skipcreate this partition.
5. Press “APPLY” to start repartition and format selected drive (warning message will popup).
6. Wait until task is finished (message with text “JOB DONE!” will popup).
* Job results for UEFI/GPT mode:
1. Wiped and converted to GPT drive (see “Notes #2” below)
2. The default partition layout for UEFI-based PCs (see “Notes #2” below)
* Job results for BIOS/MBR mode:
1. Wiped and converted to MBR drive (see “Notes #2” below)
2. The default partition layout for BIOS-based PCs (see “Notes #2” below)
* Disk partitioning options:
1. Checkbox “Skip creating recovery partition”:
a.) If checked, the “Recovery” partition will not be created.
b.) If unchecked, the “Recovery” partition will take the user specified size in gigabytes.
1. Windows 10’s Backup and Recovery Tools can use existing “Recovery” partition.
2.”ADVANCED” menu options are for advanced users, read first at:
then check/uncheck some checkboxes in “ADVANCED” menu, then press “Save” and look into the “UEFI_script.txt” or “BIOS_script.txt”.
Look and compare.