hard drive

  mushkie 20:52 20 Jan 2005
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I add a second hard drive (40 gb)to my friends computer he has windows 98,I configured it as a slave.I formatted the new drive but when I open window explorer the new drive shows 4 gb.How can I provide full utilisation of the space on the hdd?

  howard60 21:03 20 Jan 2005

with an old pc the bios may not know about drives with large sizes. You may have to update the bios but you could try downloading the drive setup prog from its makers site.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:50 20 Jan 2005

TRy Hard disk tools :-
Seatools click here
WD Data lifeguard click here
Maxblast3 click here

will set up ypur drive to get round BIOS limits

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