Re: I can only use the first 500GB of the 1.5TB SATA hard drive (C:dr
Vista has no limit.
Your BIOS might have a limit, or the disk firmware version might have
problems with your motherboard or BIOS. Check for BIOS updates and
whether others are reporting similar problems with your hardware
On 23/05/2010 04:26, BigPlayer wrote:
> My PC came with a 250GB hard drive and I replaced it with a 1.5TB one and
> installed the vista (32bit home premium, Service Pack 1). The installation
> went fine and I was able to format the 1.5TB during the installation. After
> the vista is up, I can see the capacity is 1,500,299,390,976 bytes.
> Everything worked fine till the I used the space up to roughly 500GB. When I
> copy a very small file, I keep getting message "insufficient space...". But
> I checked the disk property, I see there are still 1.02TB free.
> My question:
> Does vista 32bit home premium edtion have maximum hard drive limitation on
> the OS disk?