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      Oct 15th, 03, 3:24 AM
"George L." <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> **** Post for FREE via your newsreader at post.usenet.com ****
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> Do computer repair centers ever replace HDs with smaller ones
> and not tell customers? I took my Compaq equipped with
> 80 gig HD to ****USA but got back a 40 gig. My data wasn't
> lost, but the drive is definitely smaler, according to the BIOS
> and the label on the HD.


Um, a bios change 'might' make the computer report a smaller hard drive
size than actual.

have you cracked the case open and looked at the hard drive?
checked the serial number?


 
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