Restored my Gateway PC (Vista) back to new [Solved/Closed]

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 Donnie -
Hello,
I restored my Gateway PC (Vista) back to new. However windows says that I only have 8 gig available to use. Hard drive is 300 gig. Where did the free space go? How do I get it back? I don't need to restore old files.

Thank you


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Right Click Computer
Click Manage
Disk Management
If the rest of your drive is unallocated you will have to right click it and create the partition.
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What is the total hard disk space as shown on your computer? You might have restored windows into the "recovery/restore partition" which is much smaller.

Good Luck
Did you use Gateway Recovery Management? In which case it will be in C:Backup

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