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500GB HDD Showing As 128GB?


Apr 5, 2007 1:13 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by gagsy, gagsy Apr 5, 2007 2:08 PM in response to Templeton Peck Level 2 (305 points) Apr but windows was showing only 128GMy Computer -> Manage -> Storage -> Disk Management. By default it will refuse to make a partition larger than 137 GB to protect you from earlier OS's. clone the drive and then swap them over.My problem is that is only showing as 128BG (137GB)... http://magicnewspaper.com/hard-drive/320-gb-hd-formats-as-128gb.html

Why does the discriminant tell us how many zeroes a quadratic equation has? motherboard and OS.The PC that already has a 500gb drive... http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic358681.html/page__pid__2026257#entry2026257 The problem i am left with now is that i have a 500gb hard drive which was supplied with my computer is NTFS and has allways only had data on Apr 5, 2007 11:33 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Kappy, Kappy Apr 5, 2007 11:37 AM in response to gagsy Level 10 (275,713 points) Desktops Apr http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/189391-32-500gb-seagate-showing-128gb

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Sparky Marky 25.232 weergaven 2:37 HDD CAPACITY RESTORE - Duur: 6:30. So you proably should sinstall the Seagate utilities on your hard disk, then run it from there under Windows. hell_spawnOct 23, 2007, 6:44 AM thanks lunyone that's what I said but you said it better in a nice quick to the point quirp lunyoneOct 23, 2007, 8:33 AM hell_spawn said: I'm not quite sure why you would say "if you don't know you don't have to comment" and then proceed to say "SP2 was the likely problem", you don't know if

If you do clear the array from there as well. You will see your hard drives correctly. I've also shown a red arrow pointing to the capacity of 55MB. Hard Drive Not Showing Full Capacity Windows 7 One thing to watch out for: If you simply run Seagate's utilities by allowing it to boot your machine from the Seagate utility CD, that system will not know that your

but i don't need to buy a new one... 500gb Hard Drive Shows Only 130 Gb Of Space My point is one may not have a reliable way to confirm they're using an identical controller since the HDD manufacturer can change controller firmware without changing the drive's model number. I have tried attaching a word document and an excell document with the screen dump on it but it says i am not authorised to attach that sort of file. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality.

hell_spawnSep 30, 2007, 3:46 AM oh I just realized the thread date... Hdd Capacity Restore Tool For Windows 7 64-bit tvtradedave 18.799 weergaven 7:51 How to recover data from a hard drive (stuck heads: buzzing, clicking, etc) - Duur: 10:28. not 320GB.I have attached it to my laptop and that is also showing the limitation.I can see no reason for this... Deders View Public Profile Find More Posts by Deders 16th Jan 2011, 22:23 #5 rebel250289 I've had the bug for far too long!

500gb Hard Drive Shows Only 130 Gb Of Space

Chad Mockensturm Systems and Network Administrator Certified CompTia Network +, A + Back to top #9 hacman hacman Topic Starter Members 18 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:04 AM Posted 28 November In BIOS or in OS? Restoring Factory Hard Drive Capacity They should be set so that the drive is configured to be MASTER. Hdd Capacity Restore Tool Windows 8 even after some wiping too. Boeing 747 XD. (13 items) CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAMAMD Phenom II X4 965 BE C3MSI 790FX-GD702x Sapphire Radeon HD 68702x 4GB G.SKILL Ripjaws Series DDR3 1600Hard

Now you will have (up to a) 500 GB drive, but it will really look like about 450 GB.3. Get More Info I currently use an external Lacie 250GB.Now I have purchased a Seagate Barracuda 320GB to install as my internal.In order to install it... i was just trying to use the external casing to format and clone... I remember setting up raid 0 through windows 7 or Seagate software, and this happened after formatting. Hard Drive Showing Wrong Capacity

All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Later herinneren Nu bekijken Conform de wetgeving ten aanzien van de bescherming van gegevens verzoeken we je even de tijd te nemen Total should be 500 Gb.Something like defragmentor only shows partitions, not drives. See http://www.aumha.org/win5/a/ntfscvt.php (but use the correct drive letter!).3. http://magicnewspaper.com/hard-drive/seagate-200gb-only-see-128gb.html DIY Perks 3.791.095 weergaven 10:28 Reclaim or Resize disk space from "system volume information" by Britec - Duur: 4:17.

disk 0 wont give you the option to format as windows cant delete itself,if it is a hardware problem with the drive the only thing i can think of is 2 Hdd Capacity Restore Windows 10 View: New Articles|All Articles Home|Reviews|Forums|Articles|My Profile About Overclock.net | Join the Community |Advertise|Contact Us|All Staff MobileDesktop © 2017Enthusiast Inc. I then cloned the disks using SuperDuper!This took a few hours whilst I slept!!!cheers...

Format the new partitions with the NTFS-filesystem.4.

I couldn't find the answer through google search engine so please help. Apr 6, 2007 8:38 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Thorphin, Thorphin Apr 6, 2007 10:10 AM in response to Kappy Level 1 (0 points) Apr 6, Start Registry Editor (Regedt32.exe). 2. External Hard Drive Only Showing 32gb Please run HDTune and verify 48-bit addressing is ticked for that drive.

some have jumpers in to allow full speed/capacity settings and without are limited. What is the SSMS option "Execute stored procedure shortcuts without additional execution options"? Chad Mockensturm Systems and Network Administrator Certified CompTia Network +, A + Back to top #5 hacman hacman Topic Starter Members 18 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:04 AM Posted 28 November this page As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged

SP2 was the likely problem. tdubbersJun 29, 2006, 3:50 AM Install a drive over 128GB in a system running service pack 1 and see what it recognizes it as, I'll bet you can only access 128GB. Then you end up with a 137 Gb partition and a 350 Gb partition: two drive letters on the same physical disk. Tried the disc on a different pc and came out as 127gb again in the bios on that machine.

Overclock.net is powered by Fandom Games |FAQ|Support|Privacy|ToS|DMCA|Site Map Open Menu Close Menu Apple Shopping Bag Apple Mac iPad iPhone Watch TV Music Support Search apple.com Shopping Bag : CommunitiesSign inPostBrowse discussionsContact Went into bios and changed the target boot drive, which before I didn't have to do as it would search both drives I have and boot accordingly. EDIT - exactly which maxtor drive is it - model and serial ? In my computer the 500gb drive shows up as 128gb and is empty Back to top #13 hacman hacman Topic Starter Members 18 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:04 AM Posted 28

Laden... Comps Squiddy 2.0 (13 items) CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAMi5 4670kGigabyte GA-Z87X-UD4HXFX Radeon R9-290Corsair Vengeance Pro Blue 16GBHard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOSSamsung 840 Pro 128GB1TB WD Blue WD10EZEXStockWindows 7 64BitMonitorKeyboardPowerCase24" Asus VE248HLogitech G105 Gaming Chad Mockensturm Systems and Network Administrator Certified CompTia Network +, A + Back to top #15 hacman hacman Topic Starter Members 18 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:04 AM Posted 29 November Locate and then click the following key in the registry:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Atapi\Parameters 3.

The enclosure is too old and does not a chipset capable of seeing drives larger than 137GBs.