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10-01-2003, 02:44 PM
My hardrive was partitioned and after removing xp and stiking on win2K i found i go to my computer and it says my garddrive is only2GB when in fact it is 5GB how do i change this

10-01-2003, 02:49 PM
A few things:

1. Check your BIOS that its setup fine - Shouldnt be much of a problem though, and is probably fine!

2. Check that you havent used the FAT16 File System (Native to Win95), as that has a 2 Gig limit, so you will need to see (3.)

3. Check that you havent only partitioned 2 gigs and left 3 gigs unpartitioned. Right click on My computer (In Win2K) and select Manage My Computer.
Click on Disk Management and have a look, as you may be able to add a second partition in there!