Having problems with your Acer Aspire 3000 Notebook ?

Hdd problem good afternoon I am chris from thessaloniki,greece i have an acer aspire 3000 and the hd is off i change it and i bought a wd 160 gb the laptop can see only 130 gb the bios is the last 3a32. is there anything that i can do?

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The normal thing it will be to read minus 5 percent from it ...I mean 160 ....to see 150 just about ..the rest it is use for system requierments..and stuff , so ..if you are running like this ..it means that you format it like this ..or you left a part of the memory unformated......or ...there is another possibility if it has any jumpers settings on it ...like at the old ide hdd it might be limmitated from there ..or maibe has other limmitations .
there is possible to be setted to use a percent from each partition for different porpouses ..like system restore ..or else...and it will not show all in the partition propieties..
anyway ...its not a reading problem
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