new hard drive in xp?

  dobber 20:11 02 Mar 2003

I have just installed a new hard drive in my computer with winxp home. The hd is 40 gb but only shows 3 gb.
Any ideas?

  howard60 21:17 02 Mar 2003

and see if the correct size drive is shown - if not try the autodetect option. If no joy you may have to flash the bios or buy a pci card that takes over the running of hard drives.

  Neo_0147 21:24 02 Mar 2003

jumper settings? just a thought

  Elrond 21:26 02 Mar 2003

I was thinking that to. Is there a second jumper on the back of the drive? This will be a cylinder limitation jumper

  Djohn 21:29 02 Mar 2003

Have you formatted the drive?

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