Solved Win XP not see all of 320 GB HDD Tags: Hard Drives Disk Management Windows XP Storage Last response: January 28, 2010 1:50 PM in Storage Share glover2001 January 21, 2010 3:41:29 AM I just installed a new harddrive that is 320 GB bios see all 320 GB but disk management only sees 305 GB I was wondering if this is normal? If there is a way to get OS to see the whole 320 GB I would appreciate the info. Thanks More about : win 320 hdd Best solution sminlal a c 415 G Storage January 21, 2010 3:50:55 AM Sounds to me like it might be a difference between 320GB in decimal GB = 305GB in power-of-two GB. The two are actually the same. See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Binary_prefix Share glover2001 January 21, 2010 2:36:04 PM Thanks for the reply that is exactly was it is . m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer glover2001 January 28, 2010 1:50:00 PM Best answer selected by glover2001. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Win XP Pro SP2 Not Recognizing 320 GB SATA HDD Forum issue restoring win 7 to a 320gb hdd Forum Only Recognizing 320GB of a 640GB HDD in BIOS and Win7 Forum SolvedAcer 5720 Travelmate and XP repeated blue screen so removed HDD to replace with 500 GB WD Win 7 Home Premium 32 bit: same prob Forum Can't initialize 3tb HDD in WIN 7x64 system. Shows as 0gb WDC in Bios, Can't see it in Win7 Forum My HDD external LG 320GB hxd2 not work with xp Forum SolvedI have a seagate 160gb IDE hdd. It took me 4hrs to Install win xp Forum I formated a 2TB HDD to fat32in windows XP but the system can only see 50gb Forum How to get windows xp to see a 750 gb hdd Forum i have a segate 40 gb pata hdd , it detected on bios setup but during win xp installation it showing partition Forum XP Pro and DELL BIOS dont see all of my 200GB HDD--Help! Forum Win xp can't see >137GB Forum Solved500GB HDD or 320GB+120GB HDD? Forum SolvedCan I update my Samsung from a 320GB Hdd to a 1TB SSD ?. Also, can i increase my RAM memeory from 3GB to 8GB?. Forum SolvedWIN 8.1 cannot see 2nd internal HDD Forum SolvedASUS G60VX Load Disc Error (Seagate 320gb 7200rpm laptop HDD) Forum Solved320 gb TOSHIBA External HDD problem Forum SolvedCant see HDD after raid1 cancel win 8.1 Forum 64gb ssd + 320gb hdd or 120gb ssd or 1Tb hdd Forum 60gb SSD vs 320gb HDD Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !