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new disk installed

by zzsharpei / March 30, 2009 6:11 AM PDT

I recently put a new disk in a compaq computer. The disk capacity is 400gb but he computer only allows 137gb. How can I get max out of the new disk

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Actually that's well know to happen with XP.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 30, 2009 6:35 AM PDT
In reply to: new disk installed

If we install XP we get 127 or so GB.

If we used a newer XP SP1 or later XP CD we get it all.

-> Again, well discussed and if you want to see XP get really really upset, expand that partition to something larger.

Bob

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Hard disk problem
by zzsharpei / March 30, 2009 7:27 AM PDT

I already have sp3 installed. The computer is model 6400nx compaq. Is there anyhthing else you can come up with.
Thanks
Rollie

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