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 414 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 glover2001 January 21, 2010 2:36:04 PM Thanks for the reply that is exactly was it is . Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer glover2001 January 28, 2010 1:50:00 PM Best answer selected by glover2001. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWin XP Pro SP2 Not Recognizing 320 GB SATA HDD ForumOnly Recognizing 320GB of a 640 GB HDD in BIOS and Win 7 ForumInstalling windows XP on a 320gb PATA drive ForumMy HDD external LG 320GB hxd2 not work with xp ForumNew Intel 320 series 120 GB SSD ForumDell latitude 100L bios doesnt recognize my 320GB HDD ForumIs WD Caviar Blue 320GB compt with old Intel board? ForumXtor 320 GB but now has 170 GB partition ForumPartitions in a 320GB hardrive!!! Forum160 GB HDD on XP ForumWd 320gb cavilier vista instalation driver problem ForumProblems with partitioning SEAGATE 320GB into 8 partitions ForumRecovery of a Raw Format WD 320GB segate External Hdd /Unbootable Win 7 ForumWin 7 wont see 2nd HDD in disk manager ForumSempron 2800+: Can't detect HDD while installing Win XP ForumWindows XP formatted my 320GB drive with only 127 GB ? ForumWin xp can't see >137 GB ForumTo RAID or not to RAID, backup advice. Forum2nd HDD failure in 3 months Forum[Solved] What HDD S.M.A.R.T. monitoring utility uses an online database? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !