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Installing A Hard Drive


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#1 mooniniteman

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Posted 26 February 2008 - 03:47 PM

I recently had a HDD failure which was dealt with in an earlier thread. I am now in the process of replacing the HDD and was wondering if there were anysteps besides installing? i.e. do I need to fomat it or anything of that nature before intsalling the OS?

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Posted 26 February 2008 - 03:50 PM

No. The OS Installation should take care of that for you.

All have to do is make sure the jumper on the HD is in the right place.


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