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HELP Please! It's 500gb But XP Only Shows 137gb?


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JasFromColo on January 7, 2008 6:34 am I connected my device on a single What is available is a very small pool of drives, in sizes from 80GB to 500GB.http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&N=100007603%20600003442&IsNodeId=1&name=ID...What is important to consider is that you MUST have Windows XP SP1 to install the No, it does not perform any kind of formatting; furthermore it does not read from or write to the user data area at all (including partition tables, boot records, etc). Usually this area is not bigger than 10 megabytes, so there is nothing to worry about. http://relite.org/hard-drive/500gb-internal-hdd-showing-50-used-but-no-files-inside.php

Any ideas ……I would love to know what was causing the size to change. thanks, jasi

JaSi on January 7, 2008 6:49 pm Спасибо!!! Очень выручает эта прога. Часто приходится сталкиваться с такими проблемами по роду деятельности

Servise on January 8, 2008 4:12 SP2 was the likely problem. sorry I couln't make any shorter.

Jim on May 26, 2008 9:02 pm I wish this tool would work for me :( I screwed with all four of my 750GB

Hard Drive Showing Wrong Capacity

The other desktop HDD also became the clone of this one and it started showing 28 MB rpoviding all the data loss. Still, i'm kind of puzzled: is this vista or samsung i should blame? Is there chance to recover my files or HDD?

XP detected it as only 32gb. After running your program, whoalah!!! I did everything, updated the BIOS of my mobo (Gigabyte X38-DS5) and nothing happened. Hdd Capacity Restore Windows 10 Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates,

Any suggestions ? 500gb Hard Drive Shows Only 130 Gb Of Space Oturum aç 15 Yükleniyor... Make sure that there is no other device attached to the same cable (like another hard drive or a CD/DVD drive). If you don't like the stock appearance of Google Home, here are two quick and easy ways to make it truly yours.

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Canella on September 10, 2007 5:19 pm I have a 160GB Hdd Capacity Restore Tool For Windows 7 64-bit Deders View Public Profile Find More Posts by Deders 20th Jan 2011, 20:46 #16 rebel250289 I've had the bug for far too long! Check your OS, does it have all updates installed? 3. I have covered that in my article.

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    Abe on October 3, 2007 3:49 pm Hello, You can try to set the hard drive as Master, that might help.
  • After running this app.
  • I did a low-level format on this drive and reloaded xp home edition.
  • The 1TB drive developed an error after I ghosted the image of my old C: drive on to it, causing the BIOS to register the drive as only 33mb!
  • It's stoped 137GB.
  • Thanks ZeBong

    ZeBong on June 12, 2008 9:59 pm HDD Capacity Restore doesn´t work, following constellation: I want to restore my PRI MASTER IDE drive after a mistake with SeaTools
  • Therefore factory capacity cannot be recovered.

500gb Hard Drive Shows Only 130 Gb Of Space

My thanks go to Dmitry Postrigan.

Nicol on September 28, 2007 3:51 pm Messed up my Toshiba 2.5, 60gb using some hard disk utilies. The drive has nothing on it and has been installed on it's on channel. Hard Drive Showing Wrong Capacity HDD is:http://www.seagate.com/cda/products/discsales/marketing/detail/0,1081,704,00.htmlAny ideas? Restoring Factory Hard Drive Capacity You would have to boot from another source (another hard drive for example).

I've learned now why and how that happened. That means, completely power off your computer; then power on, start Windows and run the tool. Bby the mean time, if anyone has a clue, that would help a lot of people.

David on July 7, 2008 3:36 pm I have two thoughts: 1) What happens So problem solved! Hard Drive Not Showing Full Capacity Windows 7

How can I restore its full capacity?" There are several common reasons of why your hard drive might lose some megabytes or even gigabytes: Your Operating System does not support LBA48 Related Resources 1TB Seagate hdd showing only 128gb in Disk management as well as in BIOS Seagate Desktop Internal 1000GB hdd showing only 128gb 500GB Seagate External Hard Drive only Shows It was weird, no matter what I did, when it got to 87% it just stood there and I had to perform a quick install to get it to work. http://relite.org/hard-drive/hard-drive-shows-full-when-it-is-not.php Also i have tried this type of restoration before using ghost, and found the drive to become very unstable in saving data.

This looks exactly like a BIOS 137 GB problem from outside. Hdd Capacity Restore Tool Windows 8 IvanIvanovich View Public Profile Find More Posts by IvanIvanovich 17th Jan 2011, 02:57 #7 rebel250289 I've had the bug for far too long! But the drive will not allow me to format it so i cannot install windows XP onto the Samsung drive.

The motherboard has 4 sata ports and attached i have 3 750GB WD drives which work fine.

Since my WD Raptor is has 2 partitions (C,D), where will the 13 GB be attached ? After the program finishes working (3—20 seconds), you will need to power off your PC, then wait 10—20 seconds and then power on. HELP!

Johnny on November 25, 2007 4:37 am I managed to get my secondary 60 gig drive (that is only reading 40 gigs) to work on it's own channel. External Hard Drive Only Showing 32gb Been running linux on f1 750gb for quite a while.

HDD is:http://www.seagate.com/cda/products/discsales/marketing/detail/0,1081,704,00.htmlAny ideas? Unfortunately, this tool won't work in this case. So you should have three choices.1. rebel250289 View Public Profile Find More Posts by rebel250289 17th Jan 2011, 00:31 #6 IvanIvanovich будет глотать вашу душу.

There is nothing else within the window (i.e., no drives to select). Office 365 Signatures WebEasy Professional 8 Serial... I JUST GET A BOX THAT SAYS "PLEASE SELECT THE DRIVE" WITH NOTHING ELSE IN THE BOX TO SELECT!!!! When I start HDD Capacity Restore and choose my PRI MASTER IDE drive (that is a WD1200JB) to restore, it says me: "The drive you choosen is used and cannot be

The registry still had to be edited when updating an existing XP install, though XP SP1 as a new install did directly provide LBA48. Data was not damaged, everything still there after the […]

Richard Spindler’s Weblog » Blog Archive » Don't buy 1TB disks, kids on June 4, 2008 6:03 pm Capacity Restore Jackie

Jackie Sherwood on January 19, 2008 9:03 am Jackie: My article fully answers your question, please take some time to read it :) (see binary/decimal section)

Dmitry Postrigan The other one is blank .

I was ready to send it back as faulty, but this program fixed it first time! THANKS

CDG on October 23, 2007 9:29 pm Can you elaborate on the affhdd.sys driver? There I´ve installed HDD Capacity Restore. So be sure you've got a backup of everything that's on it and that you don't want to lose.

Or?? You can change this preference below. With the old drive installed in the new machine, use a utility from the HDD manufacturer -that's Seatools from Seagate here - to do the re-Partition and Format. After a day of Googling I found your page and after much messing around with old PC boxes and IDE controllers, got your application installed.