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I have a dell optiplex gx 620 put in with new wd sata 500gb hard drive but will only show 130 gb

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  • BirdDog_ZA Sep 06, 2010

    Hi, Does the 500GB HDD show up as its correct size when plugged into another PC besides the Dell? BD

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Maybe the hard drive is not yet recognized by the system. try to reformat your hard drive by using disc management. got to control panel, performance and maintenance, administrative tools, computer management. under storage, click disc management, right click on the new hard disc drive and click format.

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