Windows 10: Allocating Hard Drive Space

Discus and support Allocating Hard Drive Space in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; Lets start from the beginning. I dropped my computer about a month ago and the hard drive started to fail on me so i shut the computer down for a... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by Nicron10, Jun 9, 2019.

  1. Nicron10 Win User

    Allocating Hard Drive Space


    Lets start from the beginning. I dropped my computer about a month ago and the hard drive started to fail on me so i shut the computer down for a while, got a new hard drive, and used a dock like thing to clone the stuff from my dying hard drive to my new one. my issue now is i upgraded from the original hard drive, now using a SeagGate FireCuda 2TB hybrid drive, the original being roughly a 1 TB. my problem now is there is about 1TB of that extra space that my computer will not let me use. ive tried expanding one drive or making it it's own drive but every time i do it just tells me i have no more space. Any ideas? I should also note two more things.
    1:i have never touched any of the allocations so i dont know 100% what im doing. the problem may be obvious and i just dont know it

    2:if something looks majorly crewed up or wrong, i bought this computer used and have had several issues with things the original owner did to it. basically if something is screwed, its probably not my fault.

    My disk management screen.

    Allocating Hard Drive Space 4cce5ac9b44bff9ad8b1a0456dc71b4c.png

    The error it shows when i attempt to extend drive F

    Allocating Hard Drive Space d689182388da221a37417146c9314136.png

    :)
     
    Nicron10, Jun 9, 2019
    #1

  2. Unable to allocate memory on hard drive with error message: "No space available"

    I mirrored my hard drive from a 750GB drive to a 2TB hybrid drive and there is a 1137.6GB unallocated space on the disk. When trying to allocate it to hold information, through the "new simple volume" wizard it ends up saying that there is no space available.
    How am I able to make it useable? My primary drive is 10% free and the new space would make a perfect space to store all my photos. (budding photographer with nearly 500GB of pictures littering everything up)

    Original title: Mirrored Hard drive issues.
     
    JoshuaEmmel, Jun 9, 2019
    #2
  3. Use of drives wrongly allocated.

    Hi,



    I realize the inconvenience you are experiencing with Windows 10. I will certainly help you.



    This issue might occur if Windows 10 is not installed properly.



    I suggest you to follow the steps below to



    To assist you better, please provide us the information below:

    • When you say that "Windows 10 I discover that the 2TB hard drive that I used for photographs only has been allocated for use as the primary root drive C", are you referring that 2TB drive is where Windows 10 is installed? Which drive have you exactly clean
      install Windows 10?
    • What is the drive name where Windows 10 is previously installed?


    Please get back to us with an update on Windows 10, we will be happy to help.



    Thank you.
     
    Nyima Yonten, Jun 9, 2019
    #3
  4. Allocating Hard Drive Space

    Unallocated Space to C Drive

    Thanks
     
    realtravisbrown92, Jun 9, 2019
    #4
Thema:

Allocating Hard Drive Space

Loading...
  1. Allocating Hard Drive Space - Similar Threads - Allocating Hard Drive

  2. Hard drive storage space

    in Windows 10 Network and Sharing
    Hard drive storage space: What is the maximum amount of storage space Windows 10 can recognize \ utilize? I am setting up external hard drives for multiple storage locations and I want to know what the limit is that windows can recognize and use at any given time. I contacted support and was told the...
  3. Inaccurate assesment of hard drive space.

    in Windows 10 Support
    Inaccurate assesment of hard drive space.: I have been unable to reload Windows 10 because my memory, according to the message, indicates, I don't have enough storage. When I access storage it reveals my hard drive in nearly full. However, it shows approximately 79 gigs remaining out of 500 gigs. It has been stuck on...
  4. Cannot extend un-allocated space

    in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware
    Cannot extend un-allocated space: I cannot extend my c drive to take this unallocated space of 651MB? [img] How do i do it? 24152
  5. Finding the free space on a hard drive

    in Windows 10 Support
    Finding the free space on a hard drive: Is there any application that comes with Windows 10, that will show the hard-drive storage usage and free space? I do not mean an application that will show usage and free space for each partition (disk). Such data is rather inconvenient, when one wants to know how much is...
  6. Running out of Hard Drive space

    in Windows 10 Performance & Maintenance
    Running out of Hard Drive space: I have a HP Stream 11 laptop I bought from Walmart, it came with Windows 8.1 and I went through the charade of upgrading from 8.1 to 10 so it would validate they key and then I immediately did a clean install. Sadly with this laptop, it only has a 32 GB eMMC drive...
  7. Hard Drive Space Completely Dissappeared

    in Windows 10 Performance & Maintenance
    Hard Drive Space Completely Dissappeared: i was busy working on a photoshop project for school, for a few hours, when thing started getting sluggish. I figured it was just photoshop and i'll take a break in a bit anyway, another hour or so went by and it was getting worse so i figured i should save and restart...
  8. Missing internal hard drive space

    in Windows 10 Performance & Maintenance
    Missing internal hard drive space: I have a 500GB internal hard drive but only 1.45GB free space. The folder inside only occupying 95.5GB. There are no hidden files. Where is my 345.5GB free space? Help needed desperately. [img] 68209
  9. New computer. Allocating drives.

    in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade
    New computer. Allocating drives.: Hello, I am new to this forum (Thank you for letting me be part of this Forum group) and to my new computer Desktop running Win 10 Pro (Intel i7-7700K processor). The new computer has three HDs. One 256Gb SSD (designated c*Smile containing the OS and all my apps (e.g....
  10. Hard Drive\Non-Hard Drive Question - How Much Space ?

    in Windows 10 Support
    Hard Drive\Non-Hard Drive Question - How Much Space ?: I have a lot of hard drives on quite a few pc's. I have always read that you should keep a minimum of 15% of free space on any hard drive, which I do on all of my hard drives (7 I think). I recently bought a LIVA MINI-PC and instead of a hard drive, it comes with "eMMC"...