formatting second hard drive in xp

  grimbler 19:56 15 Feb 2004
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how do i persuade win xp to notice and format a swcond hard drive

Connect the second drive in the time-honoured fashion (master/slave).

  Djohn 20:11 15 Feb 2004

Right click on your "My Computer" Icon and choose "Manage" then disk management, from the new window that opens you will see the new drive listed. Right click on the section in the right hand pane and choose "Format". Your new drive will then format be given a drive letter, [You can choose your own from here] The drive will now be recognised and ready for use also it will now show in your "My Computer". j.

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