My external harddisk is not showing full memory Tags: Hard Drives Memory Seagate Storage Last response: March 10, 2012 1:25 AM in Storage Share suman_dharsa March 8, 2012 12:26:54 PM I had purchased a 1TB seagate external harddisk.Bt it's showing only 931GB,69 GB nt showing.is there any problem wth my harddisk? More about : external harddisk showing full memory kawininjazx March 8, 2012 12:36:23 PM That is not a problem, that is how windows formats the drive. The hard drive thinks 1GB is 1024MB and windows thinks 1GB is 1000MB. (one way or the other). My 640GB shows up as 596GB. rolli59 a c 217 } Memory a c 254 G Storage March 8, 2012 1:02:04 PM Drive manufacturers consider 1,000,000,000byte to be 1TB when in all reality 1TB is 1024 x 1024 x 1024 byte. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer suman_dharsa March 10, 2012 1:25:58 AM Thnx to All... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumRAW Harddisk (tried a lot without succes) ForumHardDisk D Drive Saying full memory but it isnt ForumRegarding external harddisk detection ForumExternal hard drive not showing correct gig capacity ForumDuo core os full Forum[Solved] HardDisk D Drive Saying full memory but it isnt ForumHarddisk full but nothing on it ForumExternal USB3 3TB drive shows 2 devices? ForumSynology DS-106e: One very full -featured NAS ForumMY EXTERNAL hd NT SHOWING FULL CAPACITY. Forum500 Gb Harddisk not showing on Windows 2000 ForumExternal hdd detecting but not showing ForumProblem with Running my external harddisk on eSATA ForumHelp!!!!! problem with my external harddisk ..serious! ForumUSB harddisk shows delayed write failed errors under admin account but ok for al ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure ForumHow do I see if a drive letter has been assigned to my external hard drive? Forum[Solved] Safely remove external hard drive before i shutdown? ForumSeagate 500 gb portable hard disk not showing data!? ForumTotal wipeout on Harddisk More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !