Somestimes the bios doesn't recoginze hard drives bigger than 8 gigs.

Question

Why does my computer say I have 1.99GB when I should have 40GB

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This question was answered on October 29, 2002. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Hi,

Sometimes the BIOS of the pc doesn't recogize hard drives greater than 8 gigs You can go to the website of the drive manufacture and look to see if they have an installation utility for your drives brand.You can also get a bios update from the motherboards manufacture.

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Posted by Dan of Mesa Community College on October 29, 2002