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Using All 200GB When Only 137GB Shown


Looking to have your response Thanks, Lonely.

Lonely Ranger on December 9, 2007 5:35 am Help please. The drive has nothing on it and has been installed on it's on channel. Thanks for this product, it solved my issue when 10 other programs and two days of searching around couldn't do it!

Arvin Bautista on July 23, 2008 4:45 am I Can I use your program to restore hard drive capacity from primary hard disk? More about the author

Windows installs, but neither partitioning nor LBA handling is correct. yaaaayyy!!!

DetroitGeek on August 11, 2007 5:14 pm I was always led to believe that the reason a drive is set at the capacity you buy (200gig), was because this Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. I did everything, updated the BIOS of my mobo (Gigabyte X38-DS5) and nothing happened. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/45447-32-200gb-winxp-showing-137gb

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your tool brought it back to life. I would also check the drive manufacturers website for any other issues with installing drives, in Windows 2000, with drives over the 137GB barrier. What I wonder is could this be portableized to run from a USB key or the like?

HarshReality on February 5, 2008 6:12 pm I do not see any problem Wird geladen...

  1. if i reboot it shows up again but still at 127gig.

    kevin on July 2, 2008 7:40 am Solved my problem with SATA drive with an adapter from Addonics in
  2. I tried every recovery program I could find.
  3. Thanks in advance.

    Sunil on November 6, 2007 11:41 pm Hi, I have a Sata hdd 320G installed win xp and serivce pack 2, on drive.
  4. then install it...
  5. Back to top #10 Joshuacat Joshuacat 01001010 01000011 BC Advisor 1,950 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Ontario, Canada Local time:11:07 AM Posted 24 December 2006 - 10:38 AM No problem.
  6. I downloaded this tool and I am getting a message when I click on the desired hard drive, that there are two devices on a single channel.
  7. i literally spent hours trying to recover my hard drive.

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Local time:07:07 AM Posted 23 December 2006 - 09:39 PM I'm beginning to make some sense out of this. 500gb Hard Drive Shows Only 130 Gb Of Space CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). after I built the system BIOS set to IDE and loaded a upgrade version of Vista which allowed me to do a clean install but denied an upgrade presumeably because I

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So, I'm stuck. External Hard Drive Only Showing 32gb I've learned now why and how that happened. Wird verarbeitet... Is there any other things I should try?

Eugene on May 27, 2008 9:11 am Hi, I have a Fujitsu MPG3102AT-E hard drive connected to one (of my early PCs)

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I instaled Service pack 1-2 and even 3, no luck? http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/137gb-limit.33670/ Unfortunatelly, the drive does not show up in windoez at all, not even in device manager, and neither does it show up in your tool, even though it shows up fine Restoring Factory Hard Drive Capacity It is only being detected as 137 GB. Hard Drive Showing Wrong Capacity Wird verarbeitet...

Damn buggy samsung. I allready tried everything but this option was really simple, thank for this tuterial. Is there chance to recover my files or HDD? Thank you in advance!

Fik on February 10, 2008 7:47 pm HarshReality: Make sure that you put affhdd.sys into C:\Windows\System32 Also, the operating system has to be 32-bit only. Hdd Capacity Restore Windows 10

Is there some safe way to get the whole 320gb. I wont stress over the loss of such a small amount of gb. One side note: The tool requires that the drive you're resetting be on its own IDE channel. click site It's very nice of you and the tool is very useful。 I have translate this article into chinese and post it on my website(http://www.shannon-dd.com/content/view/344/60/ ),I hope that wasn't affend you.

PLEASE if anyone can help I would be forever in debt. Hard Drive Not Showing Full Capacity Windows 7 Noticed there are no entries in the registry, so I assume it is all contained in the executable. I was ready to send it back as faulty, but this program fixed it first time!

Keep up the good work, buddy.

I spent more than 14 hours, and your tool made it in a second :)

Iaroslav Tsaryk on March 23, 2008 2:28 am Terry: This program does not perform any Solutions. Set the number of partitions from the dropdown menu (use 1 partition unless you wish to make more.) Set the format type to Mac OS Extended (Journaled, if supported.) Click on Hdd Capacity Restore Tool Windows 8 Please remove it manually in the Device Manager and try it again.

Back to top #8 Joshuacat Joshuacat 01001010 01000011 BC Advisor 1,950 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Ontario, Canada Local time:11:07 AM Posted 23 December 2006 - 03:54 PM The Software Translation Driver Upgrading and Repairing Servers is the first line...https://books.google.de/books/about/Upgrading_and_Repairing_Servers.html?hl=de&id=9cLFf_1PBnkC&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareUpgrading and Repairing ServersMeine BücherHilfeErweiterte BuchsucheDruckversionKein E-Book verfügbarAmazon.deBuch.deBuchkatalog.deLibri.deWeltbild.deIn Bücherei suchenAlle Händler»Stöbere bei Google Play nach Büchern.Stöbere im größten eBookstore der Welt und lies noch If the hdd partition size is imposed by the BIOS, how does isntalling the service pack enable it to recognize hdds larger than the 137GB limit? Unfortunately, this process doesn't seem to be reversible, as none of the Samsung tools (ESTool or HUTIL) nor HDat2 were able to switch it back on.


mikey on November 13, 2007 1:46 pm mikey: I am not sure what is DDO, but you are correct, you would need to install it on its own channel, Thanks.

jon jost on September 23, 2007 6:46 am Hello Jon, You would have to attach this hard drive to a computer that already has a hard drive to boot Upgrading and Repairing Servers is the first line of defense for small- and medium-sized businesses, and an excellent go-to reference for the experienced administrators who have been asking for a reference If I INITIALIZE DISK with Computer Management->Disk Management, but not FORMAT, is there a tool to recover what was on the drive?

KW on July 19, 2008 9:58 am well

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clint on May 7, 2008 5:06 am Roger: In this case I guess it might be damaged somehow. Warning: you are doing this at your own risk! At some future date it fills the first 137 GB, and (I speculate) the LBA addresses wrap around, and the drive silently corrupts itself. Thanks, Joe

Joe on March 15, 2008 11:31 pm Hi Dmitry, I have a unique issue with my HDD, I have Samsung 40 GB IDE HDD on Desktop, one fine

Make sure that there is no other device attached to the same cable (like another hard drive or a CD/DVD drive). Windows Vista does not have any issue with big drives. Click on the Erase tab in the DU main window.5. Thanks a lot!

Gabor on October 29, 2007 12:32 am Gabor: You can try MHDD for that purpose: http://hddguru.com/content/en/software/2005.10.02-MHDD/ Please make sure you've read the doc before running the tool.

Do you have a paypal donate option? All rights reserved. There are just under 200GB of files but C-drive is nearly full. I was then able to run Cap Restore and brought me to the right size.

Check your OS, does it have all updates installed? 3. Magic cases These include things like HDD firmware bugs (believe me, there are plenty of them). All hail the creator of this utility! :)

AlexC on December 30, 2007 9:20 pm I recycled a Maxtor FireWire enclosure once and learned to my chagrin that it helpfully Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

So I had to pull out an old PATA hard drive, install windows XP32bit on it, install SP3, install the latest nvidia force3 drivers, and hdd capcity restore. With the 137GB limit, will my 200GB of unpartitioned space show or only the 137GB? It`s a pity i didn`t find it sooner… spent a horrible week Once aganin thank you…… Sincerely From Argentina….

Canella on September 10, 2007 5:19 pm I have a 160GB I returned the drive, got a new one, and for fun, initialized the drive on an intel imac instead of a powermac G4, using the same many-year old enclosure.