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Hard drive capacity wrong

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  • Hard Drives
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  • Hewlett Packard
  • Storage
Last response: in Storage
October 26, 2010 1:05:41 AM

Hello, I have a 80 gig hard drive in my hp compaq computer but in my computer it says i only have 27 gigs, If it helps i have windows 7... Please help me

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October 26, 2010 1:24:58 AM

You likely have more than one partition on your HDD. Look at your Disk Management app (Control Panel/Admin Tools/Computer Mgmt/Disk Mgmt). If you have an errant partition you can remove it and expand your primary partition from there.
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October 26, 2010 1:45:35 AM

COLGeek said:
You likely have more than one partition on your HDD. Look at your Disk Management app (Control Panel/Admin Tools/Computer Mgmt/Disk Mgmt). If you have an errant partition you can remove it and expand your primary partition from there.


All it Shows is a CD ROM healthy partition
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October 26, 2010 1:51:40 AM

Edit: I took the disk out of my CD Rom and it dissappeared
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October 26, 2010 3:59:49 PM

Look at Disk 0 for your primary HDD info.
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