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32GB Extreme

Hi, I have a 32GB Extreme but only 8 gb is showing as usable. In Disk Mgt in xp and win7Pro64, 22G is showing as unallocated. There is no options to delete the partitions to reclaim the entire 32G. How do I get access to all 32G?
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Re: 32GB Extreme

some host devices will reformat the card to 8GB. this is common with older canon cameras. did you format the card in a camera? if so i would suggest not formatting the card in that device again and check the manufacturers website to see if a firmware update is available. if not only use the computer to format the card.

 

to regain the space do a google search for HP disk storage format tool. download that tool and use it to reformat the card. 

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Re: 32GB Extreme

Dr Lucky, 

Your statements about it being formated in an older Canon camera were correct. I just downloaded the utility from download.cnet.com Dr, thank you for taking the time to answer my question.

Steve