Format Hard Drive

  Shahid Hameed 23:12 05 Oct 2008
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I want to format my hard drive to do new Windows XP installation- but Windows persistantly failed to format it(right click on C: Drive> format )
What could be the reason? & is there any other way to do it ?
My system :
AMD Athlon 1.6GHz
1.2 GB memory
80GB Hard Drive


Thanks

  brundle 23:16 05 Oct 2008

Are you trying to format the drive you're actually running Windows from?
Just boot from the XP CD, it will give the option to format the drive/partition.

  beeuuem 23:17 05 Oct 2008

You can use the XP installation disk to format the HDD as described click here

  Shahid Hameed 23:22 05 Oct 2008

Many Thanks friends :)

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