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My Samsung HD400LD USB Device now only reads 232GB instead of the rated 400GB which even allowing for the 1000/1024 issue is still way down.This occurs both in WinXP and Win7 on both my desktop and Laptop. Any help would be appreciated.

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  • kickass2 Dec 11, 2009

    Yehaaa. Like you say there is a whole lump of "unallocated" space which adds up to the total.

    I have tried previously to reformat this drive but it hasn't given me any option to join/reformat the missing space and as this happened after using a "Data Recovery" program I am hesitant to use specific partition managers unless there is no other option.

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Click Start
Right-mouse click My Computer
Click Manage
Click Storage
Click Disk Management (local)
Does the horizontal bar-chart show a 232GB partition, and "unused" space before or after the partition?
If so, that's where the "missing" GB can be found.

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