Hard Disk - where has my memory gone??

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by jbrown, Jul 11, 2009.

  1. jbrown macrumors 6502a

    jbrown

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    #1
    Why is there such a memory loss on hard drives? By this I mean, if you have a 160 gig HHD - you are only presented with 149 gig.

    Or my 250 gig only shows 232 gig - so where has the 18 gig disappeared to?
     
  2. MacDawg macrumors P6

    MacDawg

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    #2
    Check out the Guide here at MR: Hard Drive Size Discrepancy

    Woof, Woof - Dawg [​IMG]
     

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