Invisible partition

  Digital 16:09 18 Jul 2005

Despite having an 80Gb HD, after trying a Linux distro & uninstalling it, W98SE can only "see" 28Gb. What's the best (or cheapest) way of recovering the unseen part for Windows?

  woodchip 16:48 18 Jul 2005

in Windows98 You have to start computer with a floppy disc, and run in DOS


Or if you can get into DOS by shutting down to DOS from within Windows. Not a MS-DOS Prompt it as to be a True DOS a Black screen, not a blue screen, and run the above command this will restore your Partition Information

  Digital 21:59 18 Jul 2005

Thanks Woodchip, I'll give it a go.

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