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Parted Magic is described as 'The Parted Magic OS employs core programs of GParted and Parted to handle partitioning tasks with ease, while featuring other useful programs (e.g. Partition Image, TestDisk, fdisk, sfdisk, dd, and ddrescue) and an excellent set of documentation to benefit the user' and is a very popular partition manager in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Parted Magic for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Self-Hosted solutions and Apple TV. The best alternative is Rescuezilla, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Parted Magic are GParted, Clonezilla, Macrium Reflect and Redo Rescue.

Parted Magic alternatives are mainly Partition Managers but may also be Disk Cloning Tools or Disk Imaging Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Parted Magic.
This page was last updated Feb 21, 2022
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The Parted Magic OS employs core programs of GParted and Parted to handle partitioning tasks with ease, while featuring...

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  1. Rescuezilla is a free, easy-to-use hard drive disk cloning and imaging application that boots as a live USB. Rescuezilla is fully interoperable with Clonezilla. This means that backups created by Clonezilla, can be restored with Rescuezilla (and vice versa).

  2. GParted is a GTK+ frontend to GNU Parted and the official GNOME Partition Editor application. It is used for creating, deleting, resizing, moving, checking and copying partitions, and the file systems on them.

    GParted vs Parted Magic opinions
    Some users think GParted is a great alternative to Parted Magic, some don't.

    Yes, Parted Magic is a Linux distribution, but "GParted Live" is also available as a Linux distribution not just as an application. Though Parted Magic has gigabytes worth of tools, but GParted Live is 366MB focusing on the partition manager.

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    Parted magic is a linux distribution, not simply a piece of software

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  3. Clonezilla is a free software disaster recovery, disk cloning and deployment solution.

  4. Protect your data, upgrade your hard disk or try new operating systems in the safe knowledge that everything is securely saved in an easily recovered backup file. Macrium Reflect supports backup to local, network and USB drives.

  5. Redo Rescue

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Redo Rescue can backup and restore an entire system in minutes, with a point-and-click interface anyone can use. Bare metal restore to a new, blank drive and be up and running in minutes. Supports saving to and restoring from local disks or shared network drives.



  6. SystemRescue

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    SystemRescue is a Linux system rescue toolkit available as a bootable medium for administrating or repairing your system and data after a crash. It aims to provide an easy way to carry out admin tasks on your computer, such as creating and editing the hard disk partitions.

    SystemRescue vs Parted Magic opinions
    Almost everyone thinks SystemRescue is a great alternative to Parted Magic.
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    Like Parted Magic, this is a Linux distribution packed with utilities. Some the same or similar. Critically missing, however, is Clonezilla. It includes a similar utility but that utility warns that its NTFS support is weak and not very trustworthy.

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  7. AOMEI Partition Assistant

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    AOMEI Partition Assistant is a disk partition management software which has earned good reputation among worldwide users. It comes with so many powerful features that you can completely control your hard disk and partition.

  8. Acronis Cyber Protect Home Office is a software product produced by Acronis that provides data protection including, backup, archive, access and recovery for Microsoft, macOS, iOS and Android operating systems.

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    It's not an alternative cuz 1. It's a Programm and not a Linux Distro and 2. It's ONLY for backup and Recovery

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  9. DiskGenius

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Apple TV

    DiskGenius, previously PartitionGuru, is full-featured partition manager, which is designed to optimize disk usage for Windows users.

  10. KDE Partition Manager

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    KDE Partition Manager is a utility program to help you manage the disk devices, partitions and file systems on your computer. It allows you to easily create, copy, move, delete, resize without losing data, backup and restore partitions.

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    Parted Magic is complete, bootable operating environment for partition work and system recovery. The KDE Partition Manager is a piece of software that needs to be installed on an existing OS.

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