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ASUS P4S533 mother board not supporting full 160 gb

Hi


my desktops config
mother board ASUS P4S533VM
processor INTEL P4 133 Mhz
ram 1024mb
hdd
master 40GB samsung
master slave 160GB Hitachi
secondary master 160GB Hitachi
Os Windows 2k
service pack 4
purpose Video editing

now the big prob.
when i connect my 160 gb hdd they dont show their actual capacity instead they show 123 gb. and when i made a partition with available shown capacity the hdd becomes very unstable. where as if i pluge those 160 gb hdd to another system which got more recent motherboard and OS is XP it shows its full capacity.

i need serious help to solv this problem, plz.

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  • rajguw Mar 09, 2008

    thank u, let me try then i will get back to you.

  • rajguw Mar 14, 2008

    hi Rajhbullhead,



    first of all thanks for your kind suggestion, as said by u i updated the bios, but still the 160 gb hdd showing 123 and not stable yet. do i need to update flash bios if so please let me know how. coz i don't habe any floppy drive.



    regards raj

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This is happing becuase of your motherboards BIOS !
Really, this happened to me too. You see, our motherboards which are very old cant support above 80 and so on. This is beacuse of the BIOS. You will need to update your BIOS inorder to give new features.

Try go to the Asus home page and download the latest driver for your motherboard. Then install it in your motherboard's BIOS. There is intructions for this in the Asus's home page.

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