Solved

new hard drive

Posted on 1998-09-03
2
167 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-26
If I buy a new hard drive for my 486-40, can I have both
in the computer at the same time?  What size?
0
Comment
Question by:sda1
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 2

Accepted Solution

by:
G0LIATH earned 50 total points
ID: 1010261
Yes you can have two hard drives at the same time. Your 486's BIOS may only be able to handle 2 Gig partitions so if you get a hard drive larger than 2 Gigs you may have to either partition it or use a third party disk manager
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:juggernaut
ID: 1010262
yep i agree with goliath
0

Featured Post

Salesforce Made Easy to Use

On-screen guidance at the moment of need enables you & your employees to focus on the core, you can now boost your adoption rates swiftly and simply with one easy tool.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Monitor input from a computer is usually nothing special.  In this instance it prevented anyone from using the computer.  This was a preconfiguration that didn't work.
Stuck in voice control mode on your Amazon Firestick?  Here is how to turn it off!!!
Come and listen to Percona CEO Peter Zaitsev discuss what’s new in Percona open source software, including Percona Server for MySQL (https://www.percona.com/software/mysql-database/percona-server) and MongoDB (https://www.percona.com/software/mongo-…
Monitoring a network: how to monitor network services and why? Michael Kulchisky, MCSE, MCSA, MCP, VTSP, VSP, CCSP outlines the philosophy behind service monitoring and why a handshake validation is critical in network monitoring. Software utilized …

695 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question