I have successfully installed XP on a new 80GB hard drive which I partitioned into 2 x 40GB. XP only formatted the first partition and now I can't see the second one. How do I go about finding and formatting the 2nd partition?
go to start and right click my computer. Now pick manage and then disk management. Your drive will be shown in the right hand pane. If it shows C and D as hard drives then right click an empty space on D and pick format. This should activate the partition.