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Deleting Windows xp

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Ichbinvash, Jul 17, 2007.

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  1. Ichbinvash

    Ichbinvash Thread Starter

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    I want to delete windows from my hard drive completely and everything else and re-install windows...i tried just loading the os back on from the cd but all it did was put another os on here and all my original stuff is as well. can someone please help...?:(
     
  2. Elvandil

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    Boot from the CD. When it asks if you want to change partitions, delete them all. Create new ones (or one), format, and install.
     
  3. Ichbinvash

    Ichbinvash Thread Starter

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    thanks after posting i thought about it and was like duh! so i used the recovery console to format and then re-installed thanks fo the help anyway!
     
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