Posted 31 July 2011 - 10:19 PM
There's really no reason to "wipe" a drive, unless you're planning on selling, or giving the computer away.
All you need to do is pop in your XP disc, reformat, and reinstall XP.
Just make sure you have all of your personal data saved, before reformatting, or it will be lost.
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