HD reformat??

  Taurus 10:22 20 Jan 2007
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Please help me if you can. Can anyone tell me if, when I reformat my hard drive by booting into the Windows CD an reformatting from there if ALL the hard drive is formatted? I believe, from the evidence, that this is not so, am I correct. I am sure that I need to reformat the whole thing as I have recently reformatted THREE times in an attempt to cure an ailing machine with no luck whatsoever. If I am correct and there is an area that is not cleaned (boot sector?)is there a way I can do so, perhaps from DOS. I am running XP Pro. Many thanks

  SLAYER 10:27 20 Jan 2007
  SLAYER 10:30 20 Jan 2007

Sorry meant to put this link in.

click here

  Taurus 10:40 20 Jan 2007

Thanks Slayer, will give it a try.

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