WRONG SIZE READ ON WINDOWS 7 Tags: Hard Drives Windows 7 Hitachi Storage Last response: June 12, 2012 4:51 AM in Storage Share jthielman June 12, 2012 4:23:45 AM just bought a new hard drive hitachi 500gig for some reason it only reads 100 mb could it be my motherboard i just setup everything new and installed drivers i formatted it multiple times and still nothing help?? More about : wrong size read windows | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Anonymous June 12, 2012 4:42:28 AM did you partition it for all the 500? | Report abuse jthielman June 12, 2012 4:44:00 AM never partitioned it but how do i check? i formatted it nothing still stuck any ideas | Report abuse Anonymous June 12, 2012 4:51:58 AM right click on My Computer / Manage: ignore all my crazy stuff, got linux installed also. if your C: drive (disk0) shows 500 gigs but your partition is 100 gigs just right click on the 100 gigs and choose "expand". | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>WRONG SIZE READ ON WINDOWS 7> Related ressources: ForumHD showing wrong size in windows 7 ForumSteps to increase the c drive size in windows 7 without formatting ForumCluster (allocation unit) size for NTFS in Windows 7 ForumNew hard drive shows wrong size ForumLaptop reading wrong disk size Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores ForumWindows 7 hdd size problem ForumWindows 7 display wrong disk size when reformatting ForumScreen size wrong after windows 7 download on sr1820nx ForumHard drive size wrong windows 7 ForumSize of SSD for Windows Forumwindows xp pro wrong partition size . ForumWindows shows wrong hard disk (hdd) size . Every HDD is lim.. ForumWrong individual ram size but correct total ForumKT 7 A-RAID, Highpoint detects wrong disk size ForumSSD size Skyrim + Windows 7 ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumMaxtor onetouch 4 - windows xp home Forum[Solved] Do I Need a New Hard Drive? Disc read error More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !