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3TB support in Windows 2003 R2 Server

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plqFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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Hi Folks,

I have a low cost desktop machine (dell vostro) running windows 2003 server r2. I've put a 3TB disk in it but windows is only recognising 746GB.

The disk is a western digital. THere's no raid etc on this box.

ANy ideas how I can get windows to recognise the full 3TB ?

thanks
Paul
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