List of disk partitioning software

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This is a list of utilities for performing disk partitioning.

Name Developer Licensing Maintained? Platform Last version release date
MiniTool Partition Wizard MiniTool® Solution Ltd. Proprietary/Freeware Yes Windows IA-32, x64 August 11, 2015
Disk Director Acronis Proprietary Software Yes Windows IA-32, x64
AOMEI Partition Assistant AOMEI Technology Proprietary/Freeware Yes Windows December 12, 2015
Disk Utility Apple Proprietary software Yes OS X
GNOME Disks Red Hat Free software Yes Linux
diskpart Microsoft Proprietary software Yes Windows NT family
fdisk (FreeDOS) Brian Reifsnyder Free software Yes FreeDOS
fdisk (Microsoft) Microsoft Proprietary software Yes MS-DOS, Windows
fdisk (OS/2) IBM Proprietary software Yes OS/2
fdisk (Unix-like) util-linux project Free software Yes Unix-like
FIPS Arno Schäfer Free software No MS-DOS
GNU Parted CLI-only (GUIs: Gparted, QtParted) The GParted Project Free software Yes Linux
GParted (GUI for GNU Parted) The GParted Project Free software Yes Linux (Live CD is independent) February 19, 2017
KDE Partition Manager Volker Lanz Free software Yes Linux
Logical Disk Manager Microsoft Proprietary software Yes Windows NT family
ntfsresize Szabolcs Szakacsits Free software Yes Linux
Parted Magic Parted Magic LLC Proprietary software Yes Linux
PartitionMagic Symantec Proprietary software No Windows May 5, 2004
Partition Manager Paragon Proprietary software Yes Windows March 10, 2015
QtParted (GUI for GNU Parted) Vanni Brutto Free software No Linux
Ranish Partition Manager Mikhail Ranish Freeware No MS-DOS, PC DOS, DR-DOS or FreeDOS
Solaris format utility Sun Microsystems Proprietary software No Solaris
GPT fdisk[1] Rod Smith Free software Yes FreeBSD, Linux, Mac OS X, Windows October 18, 2015


  1. ^ "Expanding a Linux Partition". Amazon Web Services (AWS) Documentation: User Guide for Linux Instances. Amazon Web Services, Inc. Retrieved July 10, 2016.