can i use the xp disk for reformating?

  Andy-2004 22:26 01 Jan 2004
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my pc came with xp already on it. because of this i have never seen/used the xp disk. can i just put it in restart and use it to reformat my hd? and info on the general topic would be great

  VoG II 22:36 01 Jan 2004

The easiest way (probably) is to use the Recovery Console click here

Why do you want to format? Maybe your problem is soluble using less drastic measures.

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