bigger hard drive

  dragonfury 22:26 23 Feb 2004
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hav a 8gb hard drive as primary master, got new drive (80gb) which i want 2 use as primary master. wen put in thou the auto-detection hangs and does not find. wen set jumper to limit 2 32gb, it finds the drive (only half of the drives capacity). is it safe to update bios?, y cant i partition drive (c:\ 40gb, e:\ 40gb?). hav installed as second salve, copied 8gb drive over (windows,etc), wen try 2 put 80gb drive as master again, still does not find as primary master. help?

  dazzling (work) 22:29 23 Feb 2004

what operating system are you using and what is your motherboard.darren

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