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My hard drive shows only 1.5 GB instead of 100

Hi, I replaced a hard disk in my toshiba satellite laptop (new disk is 100GB, old was 40GB). After I installed XP and then wanted to install more software (and I didn't have enough space) I realized that my hard drive is only 1.5GB. When I go to DOS, it shows 100GB... There are no partitions...
I first installed win 98 and then xp, but I can't use boot disk win 98 because this computer will only install the floppy disk drive if I have XP (the drives are on the factory disk compatible only with xp)...
Any suggestions?

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Re: my hard drive shows only 1.5 GB instead of 100

Is it correct that you installed XP from an "upgrade" pack?
when you installed XP did you convert the file system to NTFS?

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