How to Open Disk Management in Windows 10
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How to Open Disk Management in Windows 10

In Windows 10, you can open Disk Management in different ways. Let’s see what they are.

Method #1

Right-click on the Start button and then click on “Disk Management,” which is between “Network Connections” and “Computer Management.”

Disk Management in Power User Menu
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Method #2

You can open Disk Management in Windows 10 using “diskmgmt.msc” command, and you can use it in the following programs:

Run Command

Open Run Command (keyboard shortcut: Windows key + R).

Type “diskmgmt.msc” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

Run Command with command
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Command Prompt

Open Command Prompt.

Type “diskmgmt” (without double quotes) and then hit “Enter.”

Command prompt with diskmgmt command
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Windows PowerShell

Open Windows PowerShell.

Type “diskmgmt” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

PowerShell with diskmgmt command
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Address Toolbar

In the Address Toolbar, type “diskmgmt.msc” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter” key.

Address Toolbar with command
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File Explorer Address Bar

In the Address Bar of File Explorer, type “diskmgmt.msc” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

File Explorer Address Bar with command
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Task Manager

In the Task Manager, click File > Run new task.

In the “Create new task” box, type “diskmgmt.msc” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

Command in Create new task box
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Method #3

Open Start Menu and then type “disk management” (without double quotes).

Now, you can see “Create and format hard disk partitions.”

Create and format hard disk partitions showing in the search result
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Click on it.

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Method #4

Open Settings.

In the search box at the top, type “disk management” (without double quotes).

Now, you can see “Create and format hard disk partitions” as a search result.

Search result showing in Settings app
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Click on it.

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Method #5

Open Control Panel.

Type “disk” (without double quotes) in the search box at the top.

Now, you can see “Create and format hard disk partitions” under “Administrative Tools.”

Create and format hard disk partitions link
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Click on it to open Disk Management.

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Method #6

Go to C > Windows > System32 folder.

Find and double-click “diskmgmt” file.

Diskmgmt file
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