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i installed a new hdd it's 160 gb but is only recognised as 127 gb??? help.
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    Check your motherboard or computer manufacturer's User's Guide
    and find how large a hard drive your motherboard is designed to support.

    Windows XP Does Not Recognize All Available Disk Space
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;316505

    How to Enable 48-bit Logical Block Addressing Support for ATAPI Disk Drives in Windows XP
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;303013&Product=winxp

    --
    Carey Frisch
    Microsoft MVP
    Windows XP - Shell/User

    Be Smart! Protect your PC!
    http://www.microsoft.com/security/protect/

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    |i installed a new hdd it's 160 gb but is only recognised as 127 gb??? help.
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    thank you


    "Carey Frisch [MVP]" wrote:

    > Check your motherboard or computer manufacturer's User's Guide
    > and find how large a hard drive your motherboard is designed to support.
    >
    > Windows XP Does Not Recognize All Available Disk Space
    > http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;316505
    >
    > How to Enable 48-bit Logical Block Addressing Support for ATAPI Disk Drives in Windows XP
    > http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;303013&Product=winxp
    >
    > --
    > Carey Frisch
    > Microsoft MVP
    > Windows XP - Shell/User
    >
    > Be Smart! Protect your PC!
    > http://www.microsoft.com/security/protect/
    >
    > ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    >
    > "brett3007" <brett3007@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message:
    > news:9680F5D8-7C59-4E94-A310-3200E87DEDC7@microsoft.com...
    >
    > |i installed a new hdd it's 160 gb but is only recognised as 127 gb??? help.
    >
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