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What additional 'proggies' are dropped? Sometimes there's a jumper on the back of the drive for limiting capacity (for compatibility with older machines, I guess..). So simply formatting an existing HDD Partition will not change its size.It appears the HDD in question was Partitioned originally in a system that did not support LBA48 and drives larger Or i should opt 4 another brand. check over here

Service Pack 1 solved this, and SP2 maintained that, of course. (By the way, in the case of Win 2000, LBA48 support is included in a later SP - certanly by Login Here Search Post reply Subscribe to thread Thread Tools Go This thread This board Forum Advanced Search Forum Jump User Control Panel Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Brum, Feb 5, 2007 #6 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. what kind of drive is it that works? https://forums.techguy.org/threads/160gb-hard-drive-shows-up-as-127gb-how-can-i-fix-it.541374/

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Please help My seagate 500gb not showing when i start my computer solved I CLONED A 120gb SSD to a 500gb SSD and its only showing 120gb on the 500gb ssd Is it really a nice choice ? There is an option for enabling sata which is enabled, but there are no further sata settings in the bios. This is my first time with sata, but it seems that the cables can only attach one way, so i did that.

robd831 299Posts 101Thanks robd831 By robd831 26th Jun 06, 10:16 PM 299 Posts 101 Thanks What's this? Is this at all possible? sometimes you need a bios update.You said its been tested in 2 pc's already.. Hard Drive Not Showing Full Capacity Windows 10 Are you saying I should be banned?

Disks only showed 128/137 gig. I just installed service pack II and its not wokring. I won! https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/160gb-hdd-when-formated-is-149gb-234759/ If i create a disk image of my entire hard drive, where do i store it, and will it be as big as all my files i.e. 24gb, and is the

Nope its listed as NTFS.Click to expand... External Hard Drive Not Showing Full Capacity I understand that some people are having issues, but I would at least try it before I went through the hassle of applying SP1 + all the post-SP1 updates. In the bios there are 3 places for it to detect drives, ide 0 master and slave and ide 1 master. The links don't change the content, or what you see or track individual data ?

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HDD is:http://www.seagate.com/cda/products/discsales/marketing/detail/0,1081,704,00.htmlAny ideas? http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=218415 Ske Ske 28,443 views 6:30 How To Restore Missing Hard Drive Space That Magically Disappears Over Time - Duration: 5:28. Restoring Factory Hard Drive Capacity If you don't find the answer you can ask [email protected] though due to volumes we can't guarantee replies. 500gb Hard Drive Shows Only 130 Gb Of Space View 14 Replies .

Glad you like it! http://webadapt.org/hard-drive/120-gig-drive-shows-up-as-48-gig.php Before installing anything check The BIOS (hit F2 in the case of intel on startup screen) and then check under drive configuration. I plan on getting a hitachi deskstar p7k500 250gb ide hard drive. How To Make Pata Drive As Hard Drive 0 ? Hdd Capacity Restore Windows 10

Posted On: January 27th 2006 . XP will only create a FAT32 partition up 32 gigClick to expand... I have heard that many people have ran into problems with SP2….but I have yet to run into a single issue myself (several configurations, hardware setup, upgrade, fresh install) same with http://webadapt.org/hard-drive/resolved-new-hard-drive-50gig-but-after-formatted-only-shows-2-gig.php Motherboard BIOS settings first then think about the hard drives partitioning/OS installing...Supported OS Win 2000 with SP3 and above if SP4 well and good. /XP Pro SP3 is out now so

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Sign in to add this video to a playlist. motherboard and OS.The PC that already has a 500gb drive... Any ideas why i can access the data on it? Hdd Capacity Restore Tool For Windows 7 64-bit If my concern is unwarranted at this point, let me know.

View Related Posts . . how can i download/install SP1 without getting SP2? By default it will refuse to make a partition larger than 137 GB to protect you from earlier OS's. have a peek at these guys Loading...

Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. I know just update straight to SP2 with a SP2 cd.Check out this link from M$ describing SP1 and 48 bit access.Link to site. Advertisement kev269 Thread Starter Joined: Nov 13, 2004 Messages: 89 Hi, Last year, I installed my 160GB hard drive, but right now it only appears as having 127GB capacity. Does anyone know what it could be?

And do you understand what the TCP change is your refering to (first off, it's a queue, not a limit) does? mattice06082, Feb 5, 2007 #3 dustyjay Jay Joined: Jan 23, 2003 Messages: 12,661 Can you post some of the Specs of your system. Login & Quick Reply Multi-Quote Added Quote Multi-quote Added to Spam Report Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Sorry! Dutch rascalSep 30, 2007, 2:17 AM The hint that Vije gave defenitely solves the problem.

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