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Acer 3680. only half of the harddrive works.

On my laptop I can only use 40GB of the 80GB of the hard drive, why?

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First: Open "My Computer" (on the start-menu for instance) and see if you have more than one local hard drive there. The first drive is called C and usually has 40gb on these Acer laptops. The other one is called D or E and has the rest. If your computer is full, you may want to move some files to the other drive (partition).

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Check it on the bios the size of your hard disk, if its 80 gb then go to the control panel after booting open the administrative tools, open computer management, then select disk management, check the hard disk there, if there is an unpartitioned space , then convert it to the partioned space

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