Maximum hard drive recognition

  jaymus 12:32 18 Apr 2008
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I run a new machine (bought post Aug 07) running Vista Home Premium, Asus M2N-E SLI mobo and 500mb HDD SATA. As 1TB HDDs have fallen in price, I would like to buy one. But I want to know whether my system would take it? Specifically, does Vista or my mobo have a maximum HDD size to which it addresses either single drive or cumulative? Thanks.

  Diemmess 17:18 18 Apr 2008

I don't know of any limit on HD capacity, but ask these people using their customer sevices Live Help. Maybe too late for today! click here

  jaymus 14:08 20 Apr 2008

Thanks Diemmess. Much appreciated. Didn't get any other responses from a usually knowledgeable and active forum. I did it anyway and bought the drive. I can confirm that my Vista Home Premium system (32 bit) successfully addresses 1.5 tb drives (1 1tb drive and 1 500 gb drive).

  Diemmess 15:15 20 Apr 2008

I too am surprised nobody else chipped in!

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