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hard drive problem

jackwilby

FPCH New Member
Joined
Apr 13, 2008
Messages
3
#1
hi again i have a samsung 500gb sata hard drive, and when i click on the local disk it only displays 128gb total space. so i took alook myself thinking, and benchmarked my pc and it turns out it found my hard drive was 500gb. but whenever i try to use more thn my 128gb it says no more space left. i have windows service pack 2 also.
 
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Wolfeymole

#2
Hi Jack

It sounds like you have the file system set to FAT32, it needs to be NTFS.
Right click on My Computer and choose Manage then choose Disk Management in the Storage section.
Tell me if you see FAT32 in the drive information for the Samsung.