My HDD needs to be allocated but the option will not appear Tags: Storage Hard Drives Option Last response: August 22, 2013 1:53 PM in Storage Share SSysAdmin August 22, 2013 1:46:08 PM I got a HDD its a 2TB and it needs to be allocated. in the admin tools it shows the drive in all of its goodness, but the only option on the unallocated space is "new simple volume" is this what i want to click? More about : hdd allocated option Reply to SSysAdmin ss202sl a b G Storage August 22, 2013 1:53:49 PM Yes. Create a volume, it will then ask how large, and it will let you format it. Reply to ss202sl Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumSolvedNeed help deciding the right storage options : SSD vs mSATA SSD vs HDD ForumLinux Ubuntu 13.04 does not appear as an option on Windows 7 dual booting ForumSolvedInstalling Windows 7 Drive options (advanced) doesn't appear ForumSolvedMy second HDD does not appear in my computer, disc manager, or the SATA port setings ForumHow to install windows 7 when boot from cd option does not appear ForumSolvedIs an Hybrid Hdd a good option. ForumNvidia surround option doesnt appear ForumStart game option does not appear in resident evil 5 benchmark ForumIs This A Good Option For Memory? Should I Get A HDD Or SSD? ForumBest HDD option ForumSolvedCan't use my HDD, no option to partition it ForumExfat Reformatted external HDD wont appear in windows 7 ForumSolvedDual Boot Windows 8.1 & 7 But No Boot Options Screen Appearing ForumSolvedNeed Help (Does using the onboard graphics to display the screen make the graphics card allocate more memory to Games?) ForumSLI Option Not Appearing ForumSolvedHDD format to 4k allocation size? ForumTaskbar and Start Menu option wont appear ForumSolvedAllocating the ~700 GB in Seagate barracuda 3TB HDD in Windows 7 64bit ForumHow to get a Hibernate option to appear ? ForumSolvedMy external HDD says it needs to be formatted More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !