Formating a External Hard Drive

  baggi 07:30 25 Jan 2005


Can anyone tell me how to format a external hard drive, I have installed to instructions but it does not show up on my system ie; My Computer,
it is listed in device manager,
using xp pro, usb 2,


  temp003 07:49 25 Jan 2005

Click Start, Run, type diskmgmt.msc and press Enter.

The external hdd should be shown in the bottom half. Right click the space (called unallocated space) and select create new partition. Follow the prompts.

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