formatting hdd

  WaiKent 20:24 08 Nov 2003

Hi i was jus wondering if i was to format my pc with one partition on it which is c obviously. Boot to A: and format c: then after would i have to fdisk it again or not? and format? the install OS again?

  [email protected] 20:26 08 Nov 2003

no you will not have to fdisk it again

when you format it , in the way you describe, you are formatting the partition which wipes all the data, and then you can install os again

no need to fdisk and create partition because you already have one

  Diodorus Siculus 20:29 08 Nov 2003

Just be sure that the partition already contains the full hdd capacity... I have found that sometimes they are not set up for full capacity.

  WaiKent 20:32 08 Nov 2003

okay thanks. will do that. it all seems pretty easy now.

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