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C: drive capacity

Inspiron 15 5510/5518

Inspiron 15 5510  W11 pro.

Added larger ssd to Inspiron 15 5510 went from 256GB to 1TB drive. Upgraded drive now only shows ~220 with ~700 marked as allocated. How do I get OS to use all of the drive?

Please advise.

 

 

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If you cloned the drive then you are seeing the portion of the drive with the OS data that transferred. Cloning will create a partition the size of the old drives data.  You can increase the drive size in disk management. This page at digital citizen explains how to do it.




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