HPA and DCO
The feature for Host Protected Area (HPA) / Device Configuration Overlay (DCO)
offers the full set of functions needed to change the maximum addressable LBA.
Atola Bandura supports setting or resetting both HPA and DCO.
Restores all factory settings of a hard drive. Also clears Max LBA address restriction.
Removes HPA restriction if enabled. After execution, hard drive's ID sector will contain
the native (factory) max address.
Set HPA address
Sets custom HPA restriction. After execution, the hard drive will report the new (reduced)
capacity according to the number of sectors you specify.