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What can I do? Tooten says: 8 years ago hi i have a seagate 500gb external hard drive and i want to be able to play files through my xbox 360. Within 1 minute everything was back to normal. THANK YOU Ben Wintle (#50). http://agileweb.org/hard-drive/not-able-to-see-hard-disk-partitions-in-disk-management.php

and so simple to do.. got a bsod and here we go! Thanks from your help!

Bakica on July 5, 2008 10:03 pm Same problem as Thomas Abercrombie: I reduced by error my samsung hard disk HD502IJ/Y with estool to lba 48bits nagabathula1984Feb 5, 2013, 10:52 AM Hello,I have purchased recently Toshiba External Hard disk of 750GB capacity along with the New Toshiba Laptop.

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Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Formatted new 250 gb hard drive, only 32 gb shows up by kermit12 / September 1, 2006 8:56 AM PDT In reply to: Therefore capacity cannot be recovered. In-depth disk diagnostics, disk duplication and wiping, firmware and file recovery. Can this be resolved?

johan verbist on November 9, 2007 6:23 pm HI, I have a common problem.

Jumper Setting limiting Hard Drive SpaceA minimal mistake of inserting the jumper into hard disk jumper block will result in limiting the hard disk capacity to 32GB if HDD is of Hit the big box again, then start. (It takes a looooonnnnngg time for it to reformat (overnigth for me), but I plugged it in to my XBOX 360 afterwards with an Windows will go ahead and begin formatting the drive in FAT32! 500gb Hard Drive Shows Only 130 Gb Of Space I used this program (FAT32Formatter) on our ME machine and it is simple and it works!

Hope you can help me. WHAT IS MY PROBLEM??? It's probably best not to have a mix of NTFS and FAT32 partitions on one drive, but you can do it if you want or if you need to for some

Any one know what's wrong?

I tried GUI version in the link provided. Hdd Capacity Restore Windows 10 This program will allow you to do that. I was looking for a program able to help me and i tested at least 10 of them during one week before finding this blog. by Noizxland / August 31, 2006 12:03 AM PDT In reply to: Formatted new 250 gb hard drive, only 32 gb shows up it often happens then there are some limitations

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It won't harm the data since it does not access the "user data area" at all. From that point onward, everyone has duplicated that information in one way or another. Restoring Factory Hard Drive Capacity Please attach hard drives directly to SATA connectors on the motherboard. External Hard Drive Only Showing 32gb When i try to restore the Raptor's capacity i get an error saying the device is currently in use and that i should try to remove it from the device manager.

Now the computer does not find the external HDD at all. http://agileweb.org/hard-drive/unable-to-format-hard-disk.php Format in FAT32 using SwissKnife SwissKnife is a nifty little program that used to be free, but not anymore, which you can use to format many types of external drives such THE PROBLEM TO ME DOESNT SEEM TO BE OF A PHYSICAL ORIGIN SINCE I HAD NO PROBLEMS BEFORE THIS HAPPENED.ANY HELP WOULD BE APPRECIATED.

CDG on October 25, 2007 8:21 And all HDD Capacity Restore has to say is: "Hard drive is not accessible or damaged in some way. Hard Drive Not Showing Full Capacity Windows 7

I am going rape the HDD with some BF3 gameplay here in a bit so I will know right away if it all works. Check jumpers. Many thanks to everyone for helping me to feel normal again! http://agileweb.org/hard-drive/partitioning-hard-disk.php Here you go: http://hddguru.com/content/en/software/2005.10.02-MHDD/

Dmitry Postrigan on October 18, 2007 2:40 pm WHEN I START HDD CAPACITY RESTORE….

Note on my end, I had to use Disk Management to first remove the 31.4 gig partition, so it's completely unallocated. Hdd Capacity Restore Tool For Windows 7 64-bit I tried slipstreaming SP6 and presetting the EnableBigLBA registry fix. The system needs to be shut down so any cached information is cleared.

And i just found a HD loader for the wii to play backups off of the External Drive without burning!

If it's not there, then maybe you could try something like HD Tune or one of the many other HDD/SSD checking utilities. A little google searching brought me here… I really really really really really really really really want to thank you… You did a great job sharing this tool with the rest robert says: 8 years ago mine wont work says, this volume is write protected Joey says: 8 years ago Yeah this swissknife thing will only format 400gb ish of my 1tb External Hard Drive Not Showing Full Capacity But now I have another problem, that is none of the program can read my hard drive, I have a Clickfree 320GB, its a gift from a friend.

I have used it with a computer that probably dont like bigger than 31 GB hard drives so I have probably done some magic back then. Suggest if Capacity Restore will help to restore the capacities of both these HDD. Then I downloaded and ran your Capacity restore tool, and it showed the correct HD capacity difference so far so good! More about the author I have a 100 GB External HD that I used the Swissknife software to reformat and a 500 GB WD HD that I used the software that 'willfull' mentioned, so thank's

I hope this helps. I've tried this program and it was able to convert my 1TB hard drive to FAT32 without any issues. That seemed to get rid of DDO, yet the BIOS still said the drive was only ~32 GB. he just left out the step where i had to name the drive.

ryan says: 7 years ago every time i try the first example it asks me for a volume lable, what is that? Thanks

mikey on November 13, 2007 1:46 pm mikey: I am not sure what is DDO, but you are correct, you would need to install it on its own channel, Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Have u checked bios? plz be as analytical as you can because i am totally new to this one thanx for your help

Billy on October 10, 2007 10:51 pm Ed: It seems that

You can change this preference below. Bill says: 7 years ago I tried using Swissknife but it wouldn't do 1tb, tried a few others but finally found :- Easeus Partition Master Home Edition 5.0.1 at download.com It Madman says: 7 years ago Mine doesn't work…the format type is gray, so I can't select hard disk format. The program will do the rest.

go to http://tokiwa.qee.jp/EN/Fat32Formatter/index.html download the formatter (its a really small file anyways) Plug in your hardrive. (take off any files on your hardrive and save them to something else (computer or formatting my drive now to fat32, but it's taking forever though… i should have just formatted it to ntfs first so that there wouldn't be any files then format it to Any help would be much appreciated. fiona says: 8 years ago I'm trying the format in DOS now.

This seems to be a general failure of the program.

czer27 on June 18, 2008 6:46 pm czer27: It is possible that you have a file system or partition corruption Hello,Go to your start menu ,Right click on your ComputerClick on "Manage"Then a screen will show up ..Click on Disk Management And then it will show up all your Storage devices Thankyou soooooooooo much.

Craig on March 5, 2008 1:55 pm How can I install 80GB HDD to old PC which BIOS accept max. 8GB HDD?

Thomas on March 11, NuttyAsSP says: 8 years ago SwissKnife lit up Comodo Firewall like a Christmas tree when installed, and then didn't work, which might have been the firewall.