160GB: MS-6378 V3

BIOS update, EIDE card, or overlay software? (FAQ Hard disk recognition)
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BIOS Newbie
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Joined: Sat Aug 31, 2002 2:35 pm
Location: Germany

why are only 128GB of my Samsung SP1614N shown in Win2k?
Refering to the MSI HP the board can handle 160GB (latest BIOS 3.4 is flashed):
http://www.msi-computer.de/produkte/pro ... rod_id=210
http://www.msi.com.tw/program/support/h ... ME=MS-6378
BIOS Bodhisattva
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Joined: Fri May 03, 2002 10:34 am
Location: Thames Valley, UK

Could it be your version of Win2K ? http://support.microsoft.com/default.as ... -us;305098
48-Bit LBA Support for ATAPI Disk Drives in Windows 2000
(305098) - Windows 2000 Service Pack 2 (SP2) and earlier versions of Windows 2000 do not support 48-bit Logical Block Addressing (LBA) as defined in the ATA/ATAPI 6.0 specification.
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