how do i empty a hard drive

  bigboab y 20:31 10 Jan 2003
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  bigboab y 20:31 10 Jan 2003

I want to empty a small hard drive (600 kbits) and re-install w98... which is on it at the moment.. but the drive is full of garbage I think .. any advice would be welcome

  mattbell1975 20:35 10 Jan 2003

what operating system are you using?

  bigboab y 20:37 10 Jan 2003

windows 98

  mattbell1975 20:39 10 Jan 2003

ok do you have the original windows disc and if so is it a proper copy of windows or is it just a restore disc?
do you know how to run set up on youre computer???(by pressing delete button when first screen comes on

  bigboab y 20:40 10 Jan 2003

you see the hard drive shows 400megs plus being used out of 600.. tried getting rid of as much as I can using add/remove (e.g microsoft office 97 wont budge) it will only be used for simple games and the odd letter so i want as much free space as poss.

  bigboab y 20:41 10 Jan 2003

Ive got a windows 98 disc .. my own copy

  mattbell1975 20:42 10 Jan 2003

ok you have a motherboard manual????

  bigboab y 20:44 10 Jan 2003

Sorry Matt I dont

  bigboab y 20:45 10 Jan 2003

Motherboard probly printed in latin anyway :-)

  mattbell1975 20:46 10 Jan 2003

its probably better off you format the lot if you want to save anything you can burn it now if you have a writer

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