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4 TB hard-disk installed to my motherboard DH67VR but detecting only 2 TB

I got a new Seagate Barracuda 4 Tb hardik for my system, where my motherboard is DH67VR​ somehow, the computer only detects 2TB and not 4TB. There is no support for Bios update as well. Please help.

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Did you initialize this new disk as MBR?

 

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  1. Depress Windows key +R. Run the diskpart command. Command Prompt window should open.
  2. In the Diskpart prompt run List Disk
  3. Attach image of the Command Prompt window to your post.

 

Leon

 

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Hi Mr. Hill​

Thankyou for ​responding. Would appreciate if you could help me understand, as what exactly do I need to do, to have the entire 4 tb utilised.

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When you initialized the disk (in windows, computer management, disk management, what did you choose? MBR or GPT?

 

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Beginner
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Sorry. I dont really know, as it was done by a technician.​

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Then follow Leon's procedure below so we can see how the disk was initialized.

 

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