gerald-274814 09:30 13 Dec 2005

I recently installed a 80 gig samsung harddisk as a slave disk to a seagate barracuda which contains win xp but it is only recognised as a 40 gig hard disk the motherboard is a via P4PB 266E

  carper 10:10 13 Dec 2005

I had a similar problem with a Maxtor that I fitted. The answer was that the BIOS would only recognise up to a certain size. Maxtor have a little programme to override this as long as one of the drives fitted is a Maxtor.. I am sure Seagate must have somthing similar.
Regards carper

  Hamish 10:19 13 Dec 2005

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