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Format Hard Drive Without Re-installing Windows


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#1 Izzy

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Posted 27 May 2006 - 06:50 AM

I want to format a hard drive 80GB but how do i do it without re-installing windows? I want it blank and use it as a second.

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Posted 27 May 2006 - 08:57 AM

Set it up as a slave. When it shows up in My Computer as D: or E: or whatever letter, just right click and select format.
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Posted 27 May 2006 - 09:19 PM

Thanks. All i need is to get one of those clip things. It hasn't got one on it.

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Posted 27 May 2006 - 11:49 PM

A jumper?
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Posted 30 May 2006 - 03:06 AM

yep

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Posted 30 May 2006 - 03:07 AM

yep




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