Windows 7 500gb hard drive only showing 232gb Tags: Windows 7 Hard Drives SSD Last response: March 8, 2013 3:30 PM in Windows 7 Share flyoverfred March 8, 2013 2:59:47 PM Hello, I have to spare empty hard drives (windows is on an ssd), both are 500gb but as of today windows has decided they are both 232gb. Any ideas what has happened and how can I get back the rest of my space ? cheers Aidy More about : windows 500gb hard drive showing 232gb mjmacka March 8, 2013 3:16:25 PM Click Start (windows logo), right click on "Computer" and go to "Manage." Once there, click on "Storage" and then "Disk Management." Look at the disk(s) and check what the space is being used for. You might need to delete all of the partitions off of the disks and create a new partition. Good Luck flyoverfred March 8, 2013 3:30:12 PM both disks are blank, were showing nearly 500gb the other day and all of a sudden are showing 232gb ! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum500gb hard drive only shows as 466gb in windows xp profesional sp3 Forum500gb hard drive showing only as 127gb.. under xp help ForumActually i have 500Gb HD but when iam installing windows7 it showing empty drives so plz can you help me what should i do ForumWhy your 500GB hard drive only shows 465 GB of space when you look und ForumWhy your 500GB hard drive only shows 465 GB of space when you look under MY COMP ForumWhy my buffalo ministation 3.0 500GB hard drive only shows 512MB of space ? ForumWhy your 500GB hard drive only shows 465 GB of space when you look under MY COMP ForumNeed to undo a New Simple Volume on Windows 7 on a Western Digital 500GB external hard drive formatted for OS X. ForumFree download driver for seagate external hard drive 500gb for windows 7 ForumWindows 7 64bit reports that my 500GB hard drive is a 1TB hard drive ForumSolvedI just re-installed Windows 7 and my BF3 Recording videos on my Second Hard drive dont have Audio and only Video ForumA hard drive partition not showing up on windows 7 ForumSolvedWindow 7 installtion not showing Hard drive partition ForumHard Drive Not Showing Up In BIOS or Windows 7 Installation :(? ForumMy original hard disk of 500gb shows only 227gb. Where is the rest of space gone? ForumMy 500GB Seagate hard drive has an OS( win7) installed in it , after connecting to another pc it is not read it does spin ForumSolvedTransfer OEM windows 7 from 500gb drive to 256 gb ssd ForumSolvedBios recognizes both hard-drives, windows 7 only recognizes one ForumHi i had a hard drive which is a 500Gb running with windows vista but now that i Forumnew 1 tb hard drive only showing 31mb More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !