160 Hard drive only showing 127

  Ticketyboo 08:48 31 Dec 2006

I have seen this problem posted before but I can't do a search at the moment, can somebody help me please. Thanks, Terry.

  Diodorus Siculus 09:04 31 Dec 2006

What operating system do you have?

If XP, you need at least SP1 to see more than 127GB

  Diodorus Siculus 09:05 31 Dec 2006

click here for some discussion

  Technotiger 09:08 31 Dec 2006
  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:58 31 Dec 2006

Shows 127G not 160G or Higher
In Windows, click on Start->Run, enter "regedit".
# Navigate to the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\atapi\Parameters registry subkey.
# From the Edit menu, select New, DWORD Value.
# Enter the name EnableBigLba, then press Enter.
# Double-click the new value, set it to 1, then click OK.
# Close the registry editor.
# Restart the machine for the change to take effect.

  Ticketyboo 05:53 02 Jan 2007

Many thanks, sorted.

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