I am running XPHome with SP1 and have installed an External Drive. It is showing on Device Manager as a Mass Storage Device,not as a Hard Drive. My Computer is not showing anythingunder Hard Drives apart from HD(C)and under Devices with removable storage nothing is shown at all. Joe
Powerless. Thanks interesting reading but I am not much wiser my present HD is partitioned into(C) 66.41 GB NTFS and (D)9.92 GB NTFS. Do I make a primary partition and small partition the same size as (D)? When it comes tro creating partitions the max disk space available is 152625 min " " " 8 partition size availsble 152625 which is adjustable what size do you put?.