Win XP not see all of 320 GB HDD

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.

3 answers Last reply Best Answer
More about tomshardware
  1. Best answer
    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:
  2. Thanks for the reply that is exactly was it is .
  3. Best answer selected by glover2001.
Ask a new question

Read More

Hard Drives Disk Management Windows XP Storage