Windows xp professional seeing my 1tb caviar black as 127gig


#1

we have tried reinstalling windows there is no updates for the bios, and we returned one already because it only saw it as 37 megs. Please help.


#2

I am using a msi 785gm-e45 mb sorry  can’t really put more specs, using another computer :confused: If you need anything else let me know and ill look it up, and we do have the service packs.


#3

You can integrate (“slipstream”) your service packs into a single Windows XP installation CD.

Slipstreaming Windows XP Service Pack 3 and Create Bootable CD:

http://www.helpwithwindows.com/WindowsXP/Slipstreaming_Windows_XP_Service_Pack_3.html

Slipstreaming Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2):

http://www.winsupersite.com/showcase/windowsxp_sp2_slipstream.asp

Slipstreaming Windows XP with Service Pack 3 (SP3):

http://www.winsupersite.com/showcase/xpsp3_slipstream.asp

If you don’t have a floppy drive, you can integrate your SATA driver(s) into a new Win XP CD.

Install Windows XP on SATA without a Floppy (F6):

http://news.softpedia.com/news/Install-Windows-XP-On-SATA-Without-a-Floppy-F6-47807.shtml