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Hard dribe my pc doesnt see more than 137gb on my hard drive

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You have to update windows SP1 to SP2 over.

Posted on Feb 13, 2009

Open the start menu > go to control panel > click switch to classic view on the side (if it says category view, skip this) > go to administrative tools > computer management > and click disk management

You'll have a list of partitions, if there is a large area without the dark blue line on top, right click it, and click "New Partition".
Make the size the biggest possible, and there you go.

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What size is it meant to be, It is normal for it to show a bit less than stated, My 250gig only shows as 232gig.

Posted on Sep 16, 2008

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