Fix: there is insufficient disk space to complete operation

PAGE CONTENT:Solution 1 - Extend low-memory partition lớn fix "not enough space" Solution 2 - Clean up junk files and extremely large files to không lấy phí up spaceSolution 3 - Rescan disks to fix "not enough space on disk" error 

Not enough space error message in Windows Disk Management:

Error 1 - "Not enough memory available to lớn complete this operation. Quit one or more applications khổng lồ increase available memory, và then try again."

Error 2 - "There is not enough space available on the disk(s) to complete this operation."


As we use the Disk Management khổng lồ create, extend, or shrink partition, you may encounter such "no enough space" error because the tool has limitations. When your computer says it"s running low disk space lớn exexinh đẹp a certain task with the below error messages, don"t be fooled. Why does such an error message pop up on your PC? There are two typical reasons.

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One. Due khổng lồ the limitation of the extended partition and Disk Management tool itself, you cannot create a new partition on miễn phí space. Instead, you must delete the free space & turn it into lớn unallocated space.

Two. It"s only because you"re not utilizing the memory right. Many Windows users prefer khổng lồ install applications và store data files to lớn the system drive, soon the drive will be filling up. And then, such an error generates.

However, if you try lớn move sầu unused space from drive sầu D:, E: or F: to drive sầu C: with the Disk Management program, you"ll find that extkết thúc volume is grayed out if there"s no unallocated space right behind your target disk (which has not enough space). So, we"ve sầu collected the following solutions to lớn help you resolve sầu this error happened on your computer disk.

Solution 1 - Extover low-memory partition lớn fix "not enough space" 

When the Windows Disk Management program sends "there is not enough space (or không lấy phí memory)lớn complete this operation" error, it seems that you"ll then have no choice but to close the window.

Instead of deleting existing partitions behind the partition with insufficient space with Disk Management, a third-các buổi party Disk Management alternative sầu program khổng lồ proceed with the operation should be your best choice.


And the most recommended one is Partition Master, which provides basic & advanced disk & partition management, among which the "resize/move sầu partition" feature & "cleanup and optimization" feature will help effectively resolve "there is not enough space on the disk" in Windows.

Download, install partition manager software on your computer try it khổng lồ fix this issue with the upcoming four steps:


Follow the guide carefully to fix "not enough space available on the disk to complete this operation" error.

Step 1. Cliông chồng "Adjust with 1-Click" on the right panel.

When your partition is out of space, Partition Master will pop up low disk space warning and offer "Adjust with 1-click" option.


Step 2. Click "OK" to lớn automatically extkết thúc partition. Partition Master will extend the partition to solve the low space issue intelligently after clicking "Adjust with 1-click", and you only need khổng lồ click "OK" khổng lồ continue.


You can also cliông chồng "Manual Adjustment" khổng lồ extend the partition size manually if the Smart Space Adjustment cannot satisfy your needs. Then, cliông xã "OK" to lớn continue.


Step 3.

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Exedễ thương operations lớn extend low disk space partition.

Cliông chồng the "Exexinh tươi Operation" button at the top corner & keep all changes by clicking "Apply".


This will completely remove sầu insufficient space error khung your Windows PC. You may also face "there is not enough memory to lớn run Word" error when you use office software in your daily life.

Solution 2 - Clean up junk files và extremely large files lớn free up space

If the disk is theoretically filling up & gives such an error message, you don"t need lớn buy a new large HDD or SSD khổng lồ replace it, either. Try to lớn bởi some cleaning with "System Cleanup" and "Large File Cleanup" features in CleanGenius.

Let"s see if the problem can be solved after unloading GBs of junk files and large files you never use.

To clean junk files:

Step 1.  DOWNLOAD và install CleanGenius. On CleanGinus, click "Cleanup" and cliông chồng "Scan" khổng lồ start cleaning up the system & make your PC as good as new.


Step 2. The software will scanning all over your computer to lớn find idle data files that take a huge amount of disk space, you can select useless large files, system junk files và Windows invalid entries & clichồng "Clean" to start system cleanup process.

You should now free up quite a lot of space from the partition & fixed the insufficient disk space error.

Solution 3 - Rescan disks khổng lồ fix "not enough space on disk" error

In addition khổng lồ the reasons we mentioned on the beginning, the error message -"there is not enough space on the disk to lớn complete this operation", may caused by the common reasons that the Disk Management can not detect the actions.

Step 1. Press Windows+X và choose Disk Management.

Step 2. Head on Actions in the toolbar and choose Rescan Disks.

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Step 3. Wait for the rescan process to complete và you try extover, shrink, etc. the partition again.

Further help to fix "there is not enough space on the disk" error Partition Master is a cost-effective sầu tool for resolving various disk problems. And if you are having similar problems lớn the "not enough space" error, those following tutorial liên kết are helpful.