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MBR or GPT formatting?

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I know 2TB or over needs GPT and under needs MBR, but I bought a 2TB HDD that shows up as only 1.8TB on Windows 7. Do I need to use GPT for the advertised 2 tb or MBR for the 1.8 TB that is shown on the disk management/partitioning application?
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    You can use either system but result will be same. The size difference comes from different ways disk manufacturers and Windows calculate. Disk manufacturers show physical number of bytes available ( 1KB = 1000 Bytes) while windows use logical Bytes (1KB = 1024 Bytes).
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