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I have a dell dimension 4700. I recently attempted a replacement of the 80GB SATA hard drive with a Western Digital 500GB SATA drive. While creating partitions, I created a 137GB partition and followed with a partition for most of the remaining 363GB. During the partition process, the process only recognized around 300MB in the second partition rather than the ~ 363GB. I am currently running XP SP2. Please advise.

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Your best solution is re-partition them. Try moving them as one partition, then partition them again.

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