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#1 GDOGG

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Posted 08 October 2004 - 03:54 PM

:rofl: Hey people, Does anyone know why I lost 9GB of my new hard drive. I got a 120Gb drive installed it and now it only says that there is 111Gb, I dont get it, any answers please... :wavey:

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Posted 08 October 2004 - 05:35 PM

Did it say you had 120 when you very first turned it on..?

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Posted 08 October 2004 - 07:57 PM

no, after it was formated and that only 111Gb registered. Thort I might have did something wrong during the installation. :blink:

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Posted 10 October 2004 - 06:40 PM

It's difference the way the hardrive manufacturer labels the size of their drive and the way Windows reports it.

See: http://www.dewassoc....ze_barriers.htm

Hope this helps.

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Posted 10 October 2004 - 11:38 PM

cheers pwgib, man its pretty involve but i think i understand cheers dude :thumbup:

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