[Solved] can’t claim free space to my container disk

tal mayron Asks: can’t claim free space to my container disk
I have a 500gb ssd and I have 1 container which its size is only 70gb. I can’t add the remaining 430gb of storage to this container using disk utility for some reason
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I tried adding the remaining space using terminal but it doesn’t work:

Code:
diskutil list

    /dev/disk0 (internal, physical):
   #:                       TYPE NAME                    SIZE       IDENTIFIER
   0:      GUID_partition_scheme                        *500.1 GB   disk0
   1:                        EFI EFI                     209.7 MB   disk0s1
   2:                 Apple_APFS Container disk1         70.0 GB    disk0s2

/dev/disk1 (synthesized):
   #:                       TYPE NAME                    SIZE       IDENTIFIER
   0:      APFS Container Scheme -                      +70.0 GB    disk1
                                 Physical Store disk0s2
   1:                APFS Volume MacOS - Data            29.9 GB    disk1s1
   2:                APFS Volume Preboot                 25.8 MB    disk1s2
   3:                APFS Volume Recovery                525.7 MB   disk1s3
   4:                APFS Volume VM                      1.1 GB     disk1s4
   5:                APFS Volume MacOS                   11.2 GB    disk1s5

I tried using diskutil apfs resizeContainer disk0s2 0

but this is what I got:

Code:
Started APFS operation
Error: -69743: The new size must be different than the existing size

also when I used

Code:
diskutil info disk0s2 | grep -e Offset -e Size

it showed I have 512 bytes of device block size but I’m not sure if that’s the problem and if so, how to fix it…

Code:
Partition Offset:          430107840512 Bytes (840054376 512-Byte-Device-Blocks)
   Disk Size:                 70.0 GB (70000001024 Bytes) (exactly 136718752 512-Byte-Units)
   Device Block Size:         512 Bytes

any help is much appreciated!

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