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New hard drive not showing the correct capacity

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March 12, 2012 11:34:25 PM

Hello,
just replaced my 350g hd to a 750g hd in my laptop. loaded the ghost image and when i open the computer icon it show me the same amount of storage i had before? any thougts as to why?
thanks
a b D Laptop
a b $ Windows 7
March 12, 2012 11:52:43 PM

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loaded the ghost image


That would be the problem. If you go into disk management you should be able to partition and format the left over space.
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a b D Laptop
a b $ Windows 7
March 12, 2012 11:57:33 PM

Or if it's vista or 7 you can expand the partition to the full size of the drive
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