Vista wont reconize but 931 GB of my Tera bit [Closed]

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Hello,
I was wondering why windows vista only says i have 931 GB on a Tera bite hard drive...

help....

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hi there,

this is normal

just take any hard drive volume like your for example

divide it three times by 1.024

you will get the amount you said

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The Disk drive manufacturer uses a decimal numbering system and lists the disk size BEFORE formatting.

Microsoft uses a hexadecimal numbering system (a mega-byte is 1024 decimal bytes in this system) and Windows lists the size AFTER formatting.

So, Windows always shows less space on the hard drive than what is printed on the hard drive. You don't have any lost space. It's just how things work.

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