I formated a 2TB HDD to fat32in windows XP but the system can only see 50gb Tags: Hard Drives Windows XP Storage Last response: July 20, 2010 12:58 AM in Storage Share Anonymous a b G Storage July 19, 2010 6:52:38 PM I would like 2 know why after fomatting a 2TB HDD on fat32 in windows XP, the system sees the full drive, but only accept 50GB as the full drive More about : formated 2tb hdd fat32in windows system 50gb buwish a b G Storage July 20, 2010 12:58:05 AM Try formatting it in NTFS- that should get things back on track. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWindows 7 Ultimate install is HUGE! ( 50+GB ) Forum3TB Hard Drive only showing 2TB in control panel... ForumHDD formated in external enclosure returns DNF inside PC ForumI Just bought a 2TB drive, Win XP & BIOS only detect 1TB .... ForumWd 2tb internal drive not recognized on windows xp Forum2TB Hitachi HD only recognize 137GB! What to do? ForumC:\ windows folder on xp is > 50GB Forum3tb hd, can only see 2tb on w7, help! Forum2TB WD Caviar Green HDD and HP M8300f problems ForumSystem only seeing a 128gb partition ForumWhat is easiest way to backup 50GB of photos to DL DVD? Forum2TB HDD Under Windows 7 Forum2TB HDD is only being recognized as 875GB ForumUsing Windows 7 Pro Image Clone just will not work HELP ForumCan i defrag the Pagefile which is a system file? ForumIs it possible to install windows on a external hdd?????? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !