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How to get Windows to read full HD size?

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I installed service pack 1a and service pack 2, what else do I have to do?
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post #2 of 26
It's installed on a partition of about 137GB (as the limit) and you need SP2 for it to recognize any more. Since the partition is stuck at what you set, you need a program like PartitionMagic or something like that to change the size of the partition.
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Well there the only Service packs available as of the moment but any other securtiy and program updates can be obtained from microsoft update. When it comes to recognizing the partition size i belive sp2 does help that problem but when it comes to sorting a partition a program called partition magic works wonders.
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But then wouldn't 2 partitions show up in My Computer?

EDIT: I'm confused as to what I need to do.
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But then wouldn't 2 partitions show up in My Computer?

EDIT: I'm confused as to what I need to do.
No the program would just resize the on you have.
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I tried the "merge partitions" option, but it said that it can't.
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And resizing the partition didn't work either.
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did you try restarting and making sure it installed correctly?
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