Missing partition after reformat

  Peverelli 11:44 17 May 04
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I have reformatted one of my HDs using the XP disk and took the option to create a 16Gb partition. Problem is that it now shows the other 24Gb as 'unallocated'. As it's a 40Gb drive I assumed I would automatically have a 16Gb 'C' drive and a 24Gb 'D' drive. Is there any way to get Windows to recognise/use the rest of the HD - or have I done something wrong :-(

XP, Athlon 2.4 XP, and a second HD (10Gb, which IS recognised).

  techpro 11:47 17 May 04

click here;EN-US;309000

  AndySD 11:49 17 May 04

Right click on My Computer choose Manage then Disk Management right click on the unallocated space and prartition and format it.

  Peverelli 12:48 17 May 04

As always, quick and excellent replies.
As always, why didn't I think of that? :-)

Thank you very much, job done.

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